Stephen Hooper

Artist: Henry Pelham (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1749–1806 Dublin)

Date: 1773

Medium: Watercolor on ivory

Dimensions: 1 7/8 x 1 1/2 in. (4.6 x 3.7 cm)

Classification: Paintings

Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1925

Accession Number: 25.98

Description

Stephen Hooper was a merchant from Newburyport, Massachusetts. Pelham wrote the following note in 1773: "Agreeable to your directions, I have done your portrait in Miniature and have had it sett in Gold."

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