Alexander Grant

A work made of oil on canvas.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1770

Artist:

Cosmo Alexander
American, born Scotland, 1724–1772

About this artwork

On View

American Art, Gallery 168

Artist

Cosmo Alexander

Title

Alexander Grant

Origin

Scotland

Date

1770

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

Signed lower right on base of column: "Alexr p(?) A D 1770" (the "r" in the inscription is superscript) Letter in his hand reads: "To Alexander Gra[n]t / Late of Jamai[ca]"

Dimensions

127.7 × 101.6 cm (50 1/4 × 40 in.)

Credit Line

Ada Turnbull Hertle Fund

Reference Number

1977.2

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