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18C American Women 1730s

1730 John Smibert (American colonial era artist, 1688-1751). Possibly Hester Stanton Plaisted Gooch.1730 Gansevoort Limner possibly Pieter Vanderlyn (American colonial era artist, 1687-1778). Susanna Truax.1730 Pieter Vanderlyn (American colonial era...
From: 18th-century American Women on 16 Nov 2013

Paintings American Women 1700-20s

1700s Mrs Augustus Jay. Attributed to Gerrit Duyckinck (1660–ca. 1712).Attributed to Nehemiah Partridge Mrs Ellery1720s Attributed to Gerrit or Gerardus Duyckinck Portrait of a Lady1720s Nehemiah Partridge (1683-1737). Wyntje Lavinia Van Vechten.1720s...
From: 18th-century American Women on 16 Nov 2013

18C Americans with Dogs & Cats

.Dogs and cats appear in portraits of 18th century American women, but I am not sure if these are emblems or symbols or copies of English prints, or are they actual pets?Before the 1760s, most dogs appear in colonial American paintings with children....
From: 18th-century American Women on 14 Oct 2013

A few 18C British American women with Sheep & Lambs

Sheep began appearing in Western religious paintings early.  By the 17th century, lambs were showing up in non-religious portraits as well. These are a few of my favorites, including several early American paintings.Anthonie Palamedesz. (Stevaerts,...
From: 18th-century American Women on 10 Oct 2013

Timeline 1710-1729 + Paintings of American Women

17103,000 German men and women from the Palatinate settle near Livingston Manor on the Hudson River in New York to produce naval stores. When the colony fails, the settlers go first to the Mohawk Valley (in New York) and finally to eastern Pennsylvania.The...
From: 18th-century American Women on 27 Jun 2013

Timeline 1700-1709 + Paintings of American Women

1700Population of the British American colonies: about 260,000 people. Boston has 7,000 people and New York, 5000. Jewish population of America numbers between 200 and 300.Massachusetts representative assembly orders all Roman Catholic priests to vacate...
From: 18th-century American Women on 26 Jun 2013

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