Peale, Rembrandt (American 1778-1860), former attribution
Half length portrait facing front.
Provenance: Cornelius Michaelson Sale, Rains Galleries, NY, April 16, 1936; purchased by William Randolph Hearst for $994.50; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., March 31, 1941 for $296; gift of Mrs. Thomas M. Waller to The White House, Washington, DC, nd, accession no. 978.1388.1.
Note: Kloss, William, “Art in the White House: A Nation’s Pride,” Washington, DC: White House Historical Association, 1992, p. 363.
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Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 1315, Album 14, p. 3.