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Portrait #605
Subject/Title:
Purviance, Judge John
Artist:Chiappi
Date Created:ca. 1806-1860
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:9 X 8
Image Dimensions:6 X 3 1/2
Materials/Media:wax
Date Documented:11/5/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:A balding man with sideburns, spectaches, and wearing a high collar and jacket.
History of Work:Stamped letters "Mr. S. H/Hurst Baltimore, Maryland"
Notes:Subject born in Baltimore in 1774 and deid September 23, 1854. He is the owner's great-great-great uncle.

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