Captain John Smith

Description (Brief)
Captain John Smith (1580-1631), English author, explorer and soldier, sits at his ease, a book, possibly one of the several he wrote, open on his lap in this signed ink and pencil drawing.
Location
Currently not on view
original artist
Ferris, Jean Leon Gerome
Physical Description
graphite (overall material)
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
sheet: 23.5 cm x 19 cm; 9 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in
ID Number
GA.16619
catalog number
16619
accession number
119780
subject
Virginia
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Ferris Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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