Benjamin West (1738-1820)

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Title:
Benjamin West (1738-1820)
Date: 
1766
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 x 20 in. ( 61 x 50.8 cm )
Date End: 
1 766
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Catherine Augusta De Peyster
Object Number: 
1911.20
Gallery Label: 
West's studio in London was always open to his young countrymen who wished to pursue the career of artist. The first to arrive was Matthew Pratt, and the second was Abraham Delanoy, who spent the years 1766-67 in London under West's tutelage.
Date Begin: 
1766
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Creative: Tronvig Group