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Portrait of John I. Earle (19th century)

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Watercolor and black ink on board
Overall: 3 3/4 x 3 in. ( 9.5 x 7.6 cm )
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John I. Earle was a major in the 112th Regiment of New York. His portrait was given as a gift to the Society by his daughter, Mrs. George Edward Cornell (Phyllis Earle).
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Gift of Mrs. George Edward Cornell (Phyllis Earle), the sitter's daughter
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group