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Charles Fraser, Charleston, S.C. letter to unidentified recipient

Creator:
Fraser, Charles, 1782-1860  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1819 Sept. 14
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6886
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6886
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Judge Thomas Waties

Artist:
Charles Fraser, born Charleston, SC 1782-died Charleston, SC 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Waties  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 3 3/4 x 3 1/8 in. (9.5 x 7.8 cm) oval
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
1820
Topic:
Occupation\law\judge  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
Object number:
1934.5.1
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1934.5.1

Henry Trescot

Artist:
Charles Fraser, born Charleston, SC 1782-died Charleston, SC 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Trescot  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 3 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. (9.5 x 8.1 cm) rectangle
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
1821
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
Object number:
1937.7.1
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1937.7.1

Joseph W. Faber

Artist:
Charles Fraser, born Charleston, SC 1782-died Charleston, SC 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph W. Faber  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
3 7/8 x 3 1/8 in. (9.8 x 7.8 cm) oval
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
1837
Topic:
Occupation\law  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
Object number:
1946.11.5
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1946.11.5

Harriet Hampton

Artist:
Charles Fraser, born Charleston, SC 1782-died Charleston, SC 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Harriet Hampton  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
5 1/8 x 4 in. (13.0 x 10.2 cm) rectangle
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1835
Topic:
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Object\flower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
Object number:
1946.11.7
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1946.11.7

Dr. Joseph Glover

Artist:
Charles Fraser, born Charleston, SC 1782-died Charleston, SC 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Glover  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
sight 3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in. (8.7 x 7.1 cm) oval
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1820
Topic:
Occupation\medicine\doctor  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
Object number:
1950.12.5
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1950.12.5

Portrait of a Gentleman

Artist:
Charles Fraser, born Charleston, SC 1782-died Charleston, SC 1860  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
image (oval): 2 15/16 x 2 5/16 in. (7.5 x 5.9 cm)
Type:
Painting-Miniature
Date:
ca. 1820
Topic:
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer
Object number:
1999.27.15
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.27.15

Henry Willis and Louisa Henrichsen Willis

Attribution:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Clark Willis, 1792 - 1864  Search this
Louisa Henrichsen Willis, 1804 - 1878  Search this
Medium:
Unrecorded
Dimensions:
5.1 × 6.4 cm (2 × 2 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1821
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Henry Clark Willis: Male  Search this
Louisa Henrichsen Willis: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Louisa Wheeler McEachern
Object number:
SSSA0518
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SSSA0518

Mitchell King

Attributed:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Mitchell King, 1783 - 1862  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
11.4 × 8.9 cm (4 1/2 × 3 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1822
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Mitchell King: Male  Search this
Mitchell King: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
SSSA1473
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SSSA1473

David Ramsay

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Copy after:
Rembrandt Peale, 22 Feb 1778 - 3 Oct 1860  Search this
Sitter:
David Ramsay, 2 Apr 1749 - 8 May 1815  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
17cm x 9.2cm (6 11/16" x 3 5/8"), Image
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1835
Topic:
David Ramsay: Male  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
David Ramsay: Health and Medicine\Physician  Search this
David Ramsay: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
David Ramsay: Politics and Government\State Senator\South Carolina  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.77.113
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.77.113

William Dunlap

Attribution:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Possibly:
William Dunlap, 18 Feb 1766 - 28 Sep 1839  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
10.8cm x 10.6cm (4 1/4" x 4 3/16"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1815-1825
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
William Dunlap: Male  Search this
William Dunlap: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
William Dunlap: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Miniaturist  Search this
William Dunlap: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
William Dunlap: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
William Dunlap: Literature\Writer\Historical  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Redwood Library & Athenaeum
Website: www.redwoodlibrary.com
Website: www.redwood1747.org
Object number:
111 RLA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_111_RLA

Johnathan Trumbull, Jr.

Attribution:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Jonathan Trumbull, Jr., 26 Mar 1740 - 7 Aug 1809  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
8.3 x 6.4cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1805-6
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Jonathan Trumbull, Jr.: Male  Search this
Jonathan Trumbull, Jr.: Politics and Government\US Senator  Search this
Jonathan Trumbull, Jr.: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
Jonathan Trumbull, Jr.: Politics and Government\Governor\Connecticut  Search this
Jonathan Trumbull, Jr.: Politics and Government\Legislator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: R. W. Norton Art Gallery
Website: www.rwnaf.org/
Object number:
1148 RWN
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1148_RWN

Thomas Heyward, Jr.

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Copy after:
Jeremiah Theus, 5 Apr 1716 - 17 May 1774  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Heyward, Jr., 28 Jul 1746 - 6 Mar 1809  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
69cm x 56.7cm (27 3/16" x 22 5/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1820-1850
Topic:
Thomas Heyward, Jr.: Male  Search this
Thomas Heyward, Jr.: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Heyward, Jr.: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Thomas Heyward, Jr.: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Heyward, Jr.: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Thomas Heyward, Jr.: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina  Search this
Thomas Heyward, Jr.: Military\Militia\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Independence National Historical Park
Website: www.nps.gov/inde/
Object number:
13.115
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_13.115

Margaret Campbell

Attribution:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Other attribution:
Thomas Sully, 19 Jun 1783 - 5 Nov 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Margaret Campbell, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
66 x 53.3cm (26 x 21")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1826
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Margaret Campbell: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Florence Museum
Object number:
1349
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1349

The Artist's Niece

Title:
Sophia Fraser
Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Sophia Fraser, 19th Century  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on Ivory
Dimensions:
7.9cm x 6.4cm (3 1/8" x 2 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1815
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Sophia Fraser: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
16.64 MMA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_16.64_MMA

Henry Laurens Toomer

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Laurens Toomer, 4 Mar 1814 - 31 Dec 1890  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory?
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7.9cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1826
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Henry Laurens Toomer: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: R. W. Norton Art Gallery
Website: www.rwnaf.org/
Object number:
163 RWN
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_163_RWN

Col. Robert Blair

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Col. Robert Blair, born late 18th Century  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory?
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7.9cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1828
Topic:
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Col. Robert Blair: Male  Search this
Col. Robert Blair: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: R. W. Norton Art Gallery
Website: www.rwnaf.org/
Object number:
168 RWN
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_168_RWN

Abraham Kaufman

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Kaufman, 1811 - 1839  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
9.8cm x 7.9cm (3 7/8" x 3 1/8"), Estimate
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\South Carolina\Charleston\Charleston
Date:
1837
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Abraham Kaufman: Male  Search this
Abraham Kaufman: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Rector  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gibbes Museum of Art
Object number:
17.1.1 Gibbes
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_17.1.1_Gibbes

Judge Thomas Waties

Artist:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Judge Thomas Waties  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Sight: 9.5cm x 7.8cm (3 3/4" x 3 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1820
Topic:
None  Search this
Miniature  Search this
Judge Thomas Waties: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1934.5.1.DUP1
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1934.5.1.DUP1

Unidentified Man

Attribution:
Charles Fraser, 1782 - 1860  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Historic New England
Website: https://www.historicnewengland.org/
Object number:
1935.1478
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1935.1478

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