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Title Reverend George Strobel
Artist Strobel, Louisa C. (Mrs. Benjamin Martin )
Date ca. 1830
Medium watercolor
Support ivory
Dimensions 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 inches
Signature Louisa C. Strobel
Signature Location bottom left
Inscription NA
Credit line Bequest of Daniel Strobel Martin
Accession Number 1925.002.0003
Collection Miniature
Exhibition Status Currently on view
Sitter's dates d. 1874
Description Reverend Strobel was the brother of the artist. Upon his return from France he became a Catholic priest. As in the portraits of his brother and father, here the technique is minutely detailed in the face and hair while the coat and background are more broadly brushed.

Notes:
This text is adapted from Martha Severens "The Miniature Portrait Collection of the Carolina Art Association" published by the Carolina Art Association, 1984
Subjects Strobel
Figures
Portraits
man
Image 001\1925.02.03.JPG