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Unidentified man

Unidentified man
Title
Unidentified man
Date 
ca. 1820
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 50 1/4 x 40 in. ( 127.6 x 101.6 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of the Heirs of Walter Jennings
Object Number 
1950.145
Marks 
label: on back of frame: "Gov. George Clinton by Ezra Ames / Property of John Quincy Adams / Ambassador to Court of St. James"
Gallery Label 
It is possible that this portrait was painted by an English rather than an American artist. The subject is not Governor Clinton, as the old label states, nor is the portrait the work of Ezra Ames. It is not known whether or not it once belonged to John Quincy Adams.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group