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Title Reverend Abraham Kaufman
Artist Fraser, Charles
Date 1837
Medium watercolor
Support ivory
Dimensions 3 3/4 x 3 1/4 inches

Signature Painted by/ C Fraser
Signature Location verso
Inscription NA
Credit line Bequest of Abraham Kaufman
Accession Number 1917.001.0001
Collection Miniature
Exhibition Status Currently on view
Sitter's dates (1811-1839)
Description Kaufman served as assistant rector at St. Philip's Church from 1837-1839 before his death at a young age. Fraser has succeeded in attaining a warm likeness. The crisp delineation of the clerical collar and the wash highlights on the robe enhance the realism of the portait. Fraser received $40 for this miniature.

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 Kaufman
Figures
Portraits
man
Image 001\1917.01.01.JPG