Painting Case with eighteen palettes
Made for Edward Greene Malbone (American, 1777–1807)
Object Place: United States
Eighteenth-Century American Arts No. 220
13.97 x 30.48 x 22.86 cm (5 1/2 x 12 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Engraved "EGM" in sprigged script on lid of cylindrical case.
Owned originally by the artist Edward Green Malbone (1777-1807); nineteenth-century history unknown; owned by the dealer Alvin C. Detweiler of Washington D.C., in May 1937; acquired from Detweiler by the Karoliks before January 1939.
The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts