J. Q. ADAMS

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H. Hall

Artist's Biography

J. Q. Adams

Engraving, 1850-1880.
Paper size 11 7/8 x 9 1/2" (30.2 x 24 cm).
Good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 93151
Price: $25.00
Publisher :
Engd. by H. B. Hall's Son, New York.

John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) Sixth President of the United States, serving from 1825 to 1829. Son of John Adams (2nd President). He also served as a diplomat, a Senator and member of the House of Representatives. He was a member of the Federalist, Democratic-Republican, National Republican, and later Anti-Masonic and Whig parties. He was one of the greatest diplomats and secretaries of state in American history.

About the publisher: Henry Bryan Hall (1808 - 1884) moved to New York in 1850, where he founded the firm H. B. Hall and Sons. He created works featuring important American figures, especially from the colonial and Revolutionary periods. Four of his children became accomplished engravers themselves.
18th-19th Century Subjects , Portraits , Presidents

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