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Title Ephraim Mikell Seabrook
Artist Unknown
Date ca. 1820
Medium watercolor
Support ivory
Dimensions 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 inches
Inscription NA
Credit line Bequest of Mabel Hanahan
Accession Number 1935.007.0001
Collection Miniature
Sitter's dates (d. 1846)
Description Seabrook entered the College of New Jersey (Princeton) as a sophomore in 1820 and graduated with the Class of 1823. A resident of Edisto Island, he wrote the History of the Episcopal Church on Edisto Island. He was a member of the Secession Convention. According to tradition, the miniature was painted while Seabrook was at Princeton. It is a simply and carefully painted likeness.

This text is adapted from Martha Severens "The Miniature Portrait Collection of the Carolina Art Association" published by the Carolina Art Association, 1984
Subjects Seabrook
Image 001\1935.07.01.JPG