Samuel Maverick (1789-1845)
Overall: 30 1/4 x 22 in. ( 76.8 x 55.9 cm )
Bequest of Grace E. Parkes
inscription: on back: "Samuel Maverick / Born in the City of New York / June 5th 1789 / Painted by John W. Jarvis June 5, 1818 / Being 29 years / old"
Dickson, Harold E., John Wesley Jarvis: American Painter, 1780-1840, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1949, pp. 208, 359.
"Department of the Museum," Annual Report of the New-York Historical Society for the Year 1954, New York, The New-York Historical Society, 1955, pp. 45-6.
Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, Vol. 2, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1974, pp. 518-9.
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