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James Smithson

James Smithson
Artist
James Roberts, 1753 - c. 1809
Sitter
James Smithson, c. 1765 - 1829
Date
1786
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Frame: 59.7 x 47 x 7.6cm (23 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 3")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.96.28
Provenance
Mrs. Fitall, widow of Smithson’s servant John; sold through (H.P. Bohn) to Smithsonian,1849; accessioned by NPG 1996
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Place
United Kingdom\England