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Object ID 1989.019.001 a
Object Name Portrait
Title David Smyth
Collection Works of Art
Credit line Gift of Anna Janney De Armond
Year Range from 1860
Year Range to 1865
Description Oval, framed portrait of David Smyth (1783-1866) that presents a front-facing, bust view of an older man with a heavy, round face and white hair who is dressed in a black suit. The oval wood frame has a beaded gilt portion surrounding the portrait.

Dimensions W-24 L-28 D-2.5 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Provenance David Smyth (1783-1866) was a Wilmington merchant and donor's great, great, grandfather.
Subjects Merchants
Portrait paintings
People Smyth, David
Search Terms David Smyth
Portrait Paintings
New Castle County
Place of Origin Wilmington, DE
Medium OIl on canvas