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American Family: Portrait of the Cadwalader family

Dr Chris McAuliffe, curator of 'America: painting a nation’ on Charles Willson Peale’s portrait of the 18th century Philadelphian Cadwalader famiy. The portrait suggests the emergence of the modern family unit.

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