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Object ID Number SAM 1955.15
Object Name Painting
Artist Anonymous, American, 19th c.
Title Boy With Pony And Child And Pony Cart
Date ca. 1852
Culture American
Credit line Museum Aquisition Fund
Exhibit Label This double portrait was painted in New York by an unknown folk artist. Commissioned by the Peirce Family, the portrait depictsan infant son, Charles, with his older brother. The Peirce Family settled just south of LaRussell, Missouri on a 320 acre farm. They brought this painting with them from New York.
Medium Oil Paint
Material Canvas
Image size H: 55 1/4" x W: 41 1/2"
Currently on view Yes
People Anonymous
Subjects Portrait
Pony
Children
Portrait