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Commodore Preble. Died August 25th 1807

Commodore Preble. Died August 25th 1807

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Title:
Commodore Preble. Died August 25th 1807
Description:
An engraved portrait of Edward Preble in uniform from the waist up. His left hand is lifted and holding a half unrolled navigational chart. A sailing vessel is visible in the background. Below the portrait reads: "Commodore Preble / Died August 25th 1807." Engraved by Samuel Harris, possibly after a Rembrandt Peale painting.
Engraver:
Harris, Samuel, 1783-1810
Name on Item:
S. Harris Sculp.
Date:
1805–1814
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Engravings
Portrait prints
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Art Collection
Subjects:
Military officers
Preble, Edward, 1761-1807
Extent:
1 print : engraving ; sheet 9 5/8 x 6 3/4 in.
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Notes (date):
Date from accompanying materials.
Notes:
Title from item.
Language:
English
Identifier:
912.14