National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Captain Charles Stewart Thomas Sully (artist)
American, 1783 - 1872
Captain Charles Stewart, 1811-1812
oil on canvas
overall: 237 x 149.2 cm (93 5/16 x 58 3/4 in.) framed: 266.4 x 178.4 x 11.4 cm (104 7/8 x 70 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Gift of Maude Monell Vetlesen
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From the Tour: American Portraits of the Late 1700s and Early 1800s
Object 5 of 8

Exhibition History

Second Annual Exhibition of The Society of Artists of the United States and the Pennsylvania Academy, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1812, no. 31.
Exhibition at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts..., Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1816, no. 101.
Memorial Exhibition of Portraits by Thomas Sully, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1922, no. 155.
Loan to display with permanent collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1924-at least 1932.
Your Navy: Its Contribution to America From Colonial Days to World Leadership, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1948, unnumbered checklist.
La Pintura de Los Estados Unidos de Museos de la Ciudad de Washington, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, 1980-1981, no. 6, color repro.
Federal Philadelphia 1785-1825: The Athens of the Western World, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1987, no. 223.

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