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image of John Adams Gilbert Stuart (painter)
American, 1755 - 1828
John Adams, c. 1800/1815
oil on canvas
overall: 73.7 x 61 cm (29 x 24 in.) framed: 97.5 x 84.5 x 10.8 cm (38 3/8 x 33 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)
Gift of Mrs. Robert Homans
1954.7.1
On View
From the Tour: Gilbert Stuart
Object 5 of 5

Exhibition History

1880
Exhibition of Portraits Painted by Gilbert Stuart, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1880, no. 304.
1889
Centennial Celebration of the Inauguration of George Washington-Loan Exhibition of Historical Portraits and Relics, Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 1889, no. 56.
1931
Loan to display with the permanent collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1931, 1932, and 1935.
1950
Makers of History in Washington, 1800-1950, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1950, no. 7.
1951
They Gave Us Freedom, Colonial Williamsburg and the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virigia, 1951, no. 3.
1969
A Nineteenth-Century Gallery of Distinguished Americans, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, 1969, p. 12.
2002
Fathers and Sons: Two Families - Four Presidents, George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, College Station, Texas, 2002, no cat.
2004
Gilbert Stuart, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; National Gallery of Art (for the National Portrait Gallery), Washington, D.C., 2004-2005, no. 59, repro.
2006
Extended loan for use by Vice President and Mrs. Richard Cheney, Vice President's Residence, Washington, D.C., 2006-2009.
2010
Extended loan for use by Ambassador Charles Rivkin, U.S. Embassy, Paris, 2010-2011.

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