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The Marquis de Lafayette Painting

Artist/Maker:
Welfare, Daniel
Place Made:
Salem, North Carolina (?)
Date Made:
1825-1826
Dimensions:
HOA: 49″; WOA: 40″
Accession Number:
P-75
Description:
A portrait of The Marquis de Lafayette.
History:
LABEL NOTES: This painting is a copy of one by William Birch c. 1824.

Painting was done when Lafayette was 66 years of age. Lafayette was born 1758, died May 20, 1834. Came to America 1777, returned to France in 1825.
RELATED NAME: David, Jacques-Louis

Credit Line:
Wachovia Historical Society Collection