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Title Dr. Robert Pringle, Jr.
Artist Benbridge, Henry
Date ca. 1775
Medium watercolor
Support ivory
Dimensions 1 1/4 x 1 inches
Inscription NA
Credit line Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Victor Morawetz Fund
Accession Number 1936.007.0006
Collection Miniature
Exhibition Status Currently on view
Sitter's dates (1755-1811)
Description Pringle studied medicine in Edinburgh, Scotland and later practiced as a physician in Charleston. He was active in the importing business for a few years, and then planted cotton and rice in Colleton County, just outside Charleston. In 1792 he became a surgeon of the Colleton County Regiment during the American Revolution.
Subjects Pringle
Figures
Portraits
man
Image 001\1936.07.06.JPG