Skip to main content

As a public health precaution, all Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo will temporarily close to the public starting Saturday, March 14 until further notice. Please continue to check back frequently at npg.si.edu or si.edu for updates. In the meantime, please explore our website, resource materials and online exhibitions. 

John Witherspoon

Artist
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827
Sitter
John Witherspoon, 5 Feb 1723 - 15 Nov 1794
Date
c. 1787
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
76.2cm x 63.2cm (30" x 24 7/8"), Accurate
Credit Line
Owner: Princeton University
Website: www.princeton.edu/
Object number
PP 19
Data Source
Catalog of American Portraits
See more items in
Catalog of American Portraits
Usage
Not determined