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Rittenhouse, David (1732 - 1796)
 
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Image captionDavid Rittenhouse, L.L.D. F.R.S. : President of the American Philosophical Society
Creator (Engraver) Gobrecht, Christian F. , 1785 - 1844
Creator (Painter) Peale, Charles Wilson , 1741 - 1827
Publisher Atkinson, Samuel Coate
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date [1835]
Size 10.5 x 15 cm.
Call number Smith P/R515.1A M
Notes Engraving after Peale's portrait of Rittenhouse (1796), held by the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. Originally published in: Atkinson's Casket (Philadelphia), vol. 10, no. 6 (June, 1835), opp. p. 301. Image cropped; lacks publication statement. Another copy in RBC AP8 C2697 826c v. 10.