Title: Portrait of Edmund March Blunt |
Accession Number: 1967.84
Category: PAINTINGS - OIL
Type: oil painting
Maker: American artist, unknown
Materials: painting; metal; wood
Description: Oil painting on panel. Portrait of Edmund March Blunt (b. 6/14/1770 - 1/5/1862, Sing Sing, NY), by unknown American artist. Edmund March Blunt was America's first notable early hydrographer. He published the AMERICA COAST PILOT in 1796, the first book of sailing directions compiled and printed in the U.S.
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