James Swan Jr., Thomaston, ca. 1810

Contributed by The General Henry Knox Museum


This portrait is of James Swan Jr., the son of the wealthy Bostonians, James and Hepzipah Swan.

He married Henry Knox's youngest daughter, Caroline, and lived with her at Montpelier, the family mansion in Thomaston, until his death in 1836.

This painting has been attributed to Gilbert Stuart.

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About This Item

  • Title: James Swan Jr., Thomaston, ca. 1810
  • Creator: Stuart, Gilbert
  • Creation Date: circa 1810
  • Subject Date: circa 1810
  • Town: Thomaston
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Oil on panel
  • Dimensions: 83 cm x 67 cm
  • Local Code: H-1-07
  • Object Type: Image

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The General Henry Knox Museum
P.O. Box 326, Thomaston, ME 04861
(207) 354-0180

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