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Charles Willson Peale

Artist
Unidentified Artist
Copy after
Benjamin West, 10 Oct 1738 - 11 Mar 1820
Sitter
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827
Date
c. 1815 after 1767 original
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
47cm x 40.6cm (18 1/2" x 16"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Bessie Womer
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Object number
S/NPG.73.14
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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