JAMES MONROE : PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.

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Vanderlyn John


James Monroe : President of the United States.

Stipple engraving, c.1817
Plate size 8 7/8 x 6 9/16" (15.6 x 22.5 cm)
Good condition. Soft horizontal crease.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 95567
Price: $675.00
Publisher :
Engraved by M. Peabody from an original painting by I. Van Der Lyn (painted by John Vanderlyn).

This image of President Monroe was the most widely disseminated image during his presidency. This engraving by Peabody is very similar to the engraving by Thomas Gimbrede which was commissioned by Vanderlyn. This painting is currently in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington.
Rare
18th-19th Century Subjects , Portraits , Presidents