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	Image: Charles Willson Peale Portrait of John and Elizabeth Lloyd Cadwalader and their daughter Anne 1772 (detail), Philadelphia Museum of Art, purchased for the Cadwalader Collection with funds contributed by the Mabel Pew Myrin Trust and the gift of an anonymous donor 1983

Portraits in colonial America

David Barquist, curator of American decorative arts, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Focusing on Charles Willson Peale’s portrait of the Cadwalader family, find out about early American portraiture and how people chose to represent themselves at the time of colonisation.

This talk with be interpreted into Auslan for deaf and hearing impaired visitors.

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Image: Charles Willson Peale Portrait of John and Elizabeth Lloyd Cadwalader and their daughter Anne 1772 (detail), Philadelphia Museum of Art, purchased for the Cadwalader Collection with funds contributed by the Mabel Pew Myrin Trust and the gift of an anonymous donor 1983

Saturday 9 November 2013, 1pm

Free with exhibition entry

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Major exhibition gallery

Related exhibition: America

Related program: America opening weekend

 
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