Washington Allston : from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers [graphic]/ Alonzo Chappel

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.chapalon
Creators:
Chappel, Alonzo, 1828-1887
Dates:
1862
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Print
engraving on paper
19 x 13.6 cm., on sheet 25.2 x 19 cm.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Anonymous engraving of Washington Allston seated at an easel.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Chappel painted portraits that were made to be translated into engravings to illustrate books published by Johnson, Fry & Co.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
2 x 2 color slide available at Washington office.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Provenance unknown.

Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint)
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint)
New York : Johnson, Fry and Company, 1862.

General
General
Title from engraved inscription.

Bibliography
Bibliography
"A Man of Genius": The Art of Washington Allston / William H. Gerdts & Theodore Stebbins, Jr. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1979, p.138.
Bibliography
Published in: National Portrait Gallery of Eminent Americans / E.A. Duyckinck. New York: Johnson, Fry & Company, 1862, p. 459.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Unmicrofilmed; use requires an appointment and is limited to Washington, D.C. storage facility.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Engravings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Allston, Washington, 1779-1843 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chappel, Alonzo, 1828-1887 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001
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