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Alexander Anderson

Alexander Anderson
Title
Alexander Anderson
Date 
ca. 1860-1865
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 21 x 17 in. ( 53.3 x 43.2 cm )
Credit Line 
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
Object Number 
1907.14
Gallery Label 
This painting owned by the Society is quite similar to a daguerrotype of Anderson made by John Plumbe.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group