Washington Allston : from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers [graphic]/ Alonzo Chappel, 1862

Chappel, Alonzo, b. 1828 d. 1887

Collection size: 1 print : engraving on paper ; 19 x 13.6 cm., on sheet 25.2 x 19 cm.

Format: Title from engraved inscription.

Collection Summary: Anonymous engraving of Washington Allston seated at an easel.

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

Provenance unknown.

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