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Benjamin Henry Latrobe


Half-length portrait shows Benjamin Henry Latrobe (1764-1820) as a young man with curly brown hair. His head is illuminated by a source of light while his chin rests on his hand. He wears a brown coat with a white stock. Paint, paper, brushes, glasses sit on the table in foreground.


circa 1790


Oil on canvas

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Purchased by the Friends of the Maryland Historical Society

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