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Portrait of a Man

A work made of oil on canvas.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1790/99

Artist:

Benjamin West
British, born United States, 1738-1820

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Benjamin West

Title

Portrait of a Man

Place

England (Object made in)

Date

1790–1799

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

Inscribed Benjamin West 179[...] (on the stick of sealing wax on the inkstand to the left).

Dimensions

127 × 102 cm (50 × 40 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Family of Byron L. Smith

Reference Number

1916.209

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