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James Cornell Biddle (1795-1838), (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Sully, Thomas 1783-1872  Search this
Inman, Henry 1801-1846 (copy after)  Search this
Subject:
Biddle, James Cornell  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings-Copy
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Bayou Bend Collection 1 Westcott Street Houston Texas 77007 Accession Number: B.81.11
Date:
July 16, 1841
Notes:
"American decorative arts and paintings in the Bayou Bend Collection," Houston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1998, no. P44.
Biddle, Edward and Mantle Fielding, "The life and works of Thomas Sully (1783-1872)," Philadelphia: Wickersham Press, 1921, No.130.
Summary:
Three-quarter-length portrait of James Cornell Biddle seated with his left arm resting on the arm of the chair. He holds a book with his left hand and his right arm is stretched out beyond the picture frame.
Topic:
Portrait male--Knee length  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAP 83420117
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_205895