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Title: Portrait of Captain John E. Williams (1816-1901) by unidentified artist

Accession Number: 1993.16.1
Type: oil painting
Date: Circa 1850
Materials: oil paint; canvas; gesso
Description: Oil portrait of Captain John E. Williams; [1816-1901]; artist: unknown, American School, c. 1850; Williams is seated in Victorian chair; dressed in black bow-tied cravat and black frock coat over black waist coat; gold Masonic pin on white shirt front; double gold watch chain on waist coat.; portrait is mate of 93.16.2; both hung in home built and lived in by Captain Williams, 19 Gravel Street, Mystic CT.

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