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General Otho Holland Williams


Bust-length portrait depicting General Otho Holland Williams (1749-1794) with ear-length gray wig, seen in three-quarter view facing right. He wears a blue and gold Revolutionary War uniform with a fur-trimmed yellow vest and white shirt and stock. Painted by Rembrandt Peale (1778-1860) after original portrait by Charles Wilson Peale (1741-1827) for Rembrandt's "Gallery of Heroes."



Contributor(s) Notes

Original portrait painted by Charles Willson Peale (1741-1827).


Oil on canvas


Painting: 23 13/16 H x 19 W inches; Frame: 30 H x 24 W inches

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Gift of Mrs. Frank J. Taylor

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Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture


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