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Richard Hildreth (1807-1865)

Richard Hildreth (1807-1865)
Title
Richard Hildreth (1807-1865)
Date 
1858
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Eugenia C. Pratt
Object Number 
1884.1
Gallery Label 
Hildreth, an historian, editor, and novelist, was born in Deerfield, Mass., and died in Florence, Italy. He is best known for his six-volume opus, "History of the United States (1849-52)." This portrait was a gift to the Society from the artist's daughter.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group