Phillips, Ammi - Colonel Nathan Beckwith Folk Art Portrait

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A Museum Quality Reproduction Print of Colonel Nathan Beckwith by Ammi Phillips. The folk artist painted this early American portrait in 1817. Colonel Beckwith and his wife, whose portrait we also carry, were a prominent couple from Dutchess County. Nathan was a land surveyor. The Beckwith's prominence in early America are evidenced by their dignified postures and the attractive painted Federal style chairs in which they are setting for their portraits. Colonel Beckwith is holding an envelope in his hand which is inscribed Col 1 Nathan Beckwith, Redhook Dutches County and postmarked Troy along with the number 10. The original oil on canvas measures 30 by 24 inches in size.

Fine Art Prints of Distinction painstakingly repairs the original files of these old paintings or prints, as much as they can be repaired without ruining the original intent of the artist. We then print with the best inks, papers and printers. The end result is a beautiful, archival reproduction print that will last in your home for generations and at a low cost so anyone can now have great artworks hanging in their home or business. Please don't confuse our prints with the mass produced prints on cheap poster type papers, our works of art are a much better quality and made one at a time in our family business. Brandywine General Store is proud to offer for sale a Premium Fine Art Print made from the painting entitled Colonel Nathan Beckwith painted by folk artist Ammi Phillips in 1817.

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