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Title James Reid Pringle
Artist Fraser, Charles
Date 1820
Medium watercolor
Support ivory
Dimensions 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches
Signature C Fraser
Signature Location bottom left
Inscription painted by C. Fraser 1820
Inscription Location verso
Credit line Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Victor Morawetz Fund
Accession Number 1936.007.0010
Collection Miniature
Sitter's dates (1782-1840)
Description James Reid Pringle was born in Charleston and was active in local government, including a year as mayor of Charleston from 1830-1831. Fraser included a view of Castle Pinckney in Charleston's harbor to the right of the sitter, a nod to his work as Collector of the Port for a number of years.
Subjects Pringle
Forts & fortifications
Image 001\1936.07.10.JPG