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Collection HCHS Fine Art Collection
Catalog Number 2015.554.001
Object Name Portrait
Description Portrait, oil on canvas of General Paul Henri Mallet Prevost, (1756-1835) considered the founder of Frenchtown, NJ. Came to America in 1793 to escape the French Revolution. Portrait is circa 1820-1830 in a gilded frame.
Date 9/24/2015
Provenance Gift from the Southhold Historical Society in Long Island. Found in their collections- was a gift to them by a decendant in California.