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Frederick Mellen of Portland and Boston painted this oil portrait entitled, "Head of a Cleric," in 1832.
Mellen (1804-1834), son of a noted justice, Prentiss Mellen, studied law, but was better known as a painter and a poet.
About This Item
- Title: Frederick Mellen, Head of a Cleric, 1832
- Creator: Mellen, Frederick
- Creation Date: 1832
- Subject Date: 1832
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Oil on canvas
- Dimensions: 76 cm x 63.5 cm
- Local Code: A86-922
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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