Richard Lewis (1804–ca. 1889)

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2017.61.2
Date: 
ca. 1835
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Oil on board
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Framed: 36 × 29 3/4 in. (91.4 × 75.6 cm)
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The portraits depict William Hall’s daughter Mary Ann Hall Lewis (1811–1852) and her husband Richard Lewis (1804–c. 1889). William Hall was shipmaster of the Warren and a member of the Freemasons. Little is known of Richard Lewis, although he was an Ohio resident by 1880 according to census records.

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Credit Line: 
Gift of Ransford Lewis and Marion Lewis Durham
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Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group