This portrait of Oliver Hazard Perry, hero of the War of 1812, was exhibited in the Peale Museum in Philadelphia. At the sale of 1854 it was purchased by Thomas J. Bryan, who gave it to the Society thirteen years later.
Gift of Thomas Jefferson Bryan
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