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44.4 Euro Portrait Drawings, Children and Adolescents
Johnson continued drawing portraits in charcoal after he arrived in Europe. However, the currently located portrait drawings of children were all executed in The Hague, and those portraits returned to the United States. —PH
Hills no. 44.4.1
Baur no. 300
Alternate titles: The Young Commodore; The Young Commodore (Perry Belmont as a Child)
Locale: The Hague, the Netherlands
Charcoal heightened with white on paper laid down on thin linen
23 x 18 1/2 in. (58.4 x 47 cm)
Signed and dated lower right: E Johnson/The Hague/…1853"
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Citation: Hills, Patricia, and Abigael MacGibeny. "Perry Belmont, 1853 (Hills no. 44.4.1)." Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?SystemID=1026 (accessed on December 6, 2023).