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Portrait of William Rankin, Sr., 1834
Rembrandt Peale

Oil on canvas, Image H: 30.25 in, Image W: 25.25 in, Frame H: 39 in, Frame W: 34.25 in
Bequest of Dr. Walter M. Rankin, 1947  47.52
On View
back of frame: u.l. handwritten label "Portrait of / William Rankin / (1786 - 1868) / By / Rembrandt Peale", in another hand "C - 1955"; back of frame: u.c. label "--- FAC --- / No. 180 Fulton Street / New York" (label torn); stamp (not found) "Dechaux and Parmentier"

Provenance: William Rankin, Sr., Newark, New Jersey; to his daughter, Phoebe Ann Rankin Goble; to her sister, Caroline Rankin Hall; to a daughter of Caroline Hall; sold by Hall estate to a "Mrs. Bliss, Princeton, New Jerey; to donor, Princeton, New Jersey
Keywords: Portrait, Male, Man, Newark, New Jersey, Figure, Painting