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Artist Unidentified (American) [formerly attributed to John Singleton Copley];


Portrait of James Bowdoin II

Creation Date

ca. 1780


18th century


2 in. x 1 7/16 in. (5.08 cm. x 3.65 cm.)

Object Type


Creation Place

North America, United States

Medium and Support

watercolor on ivory

Credit Line

Gift of Molly Cumming Minot Cook


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