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Daniel Boone (1723-1820)

Object Number: 
1949.331
Date: 
c. 1838
Medium: 
Brown ink and wash on heavy paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 3 5/8 in. ( 8.3 x 9.2 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Daniel Boone"; verso inscribed at lower left inverted in brown ink; "3-70 /25"; at center in graphite: "beaver"
Gallery Label: 
This image of Daniel Boone is based on a portrait by Chester Harding from ca. 1820. The image was used on the Bank of Texas one-dollar note, engraved by the firm of Draper, Tappan, Longacre and Co., ca. 1838-1844.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group