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Title James Reid Pringle
Artist Fraser, Charles
Date 1803
Medium watercolor
Support ivory
Dimensions 3 1/8 x 2 1/2 inches
Inscription painted April/1803
Inscription Location verso
Credit line Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Victor Morawetz Fund
Accession Number 1936.007.0011
Collection Miniature
Exhibition Status Currently on view
Sitter's dates (1782-1840)
Description An exact contemporary of the artist, James Reid Pringle was painted three times by Fraser. This earliest portrait by Fraser shows Pringle as a young man and illustrates his early style. Painted before becoming a professional artist, Fraser's brust strokes are not as defined as they will be in later works.
Subjects Pringle
Image 001\1936.07.11.JPG