Rufus Choate (1799-1853), Class of 1819
Joseph Alexander Ames, American, 1816 - 1872
Oil on canvas
Overall: 59 × 44 in. (149.9 × 111.8 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Jabez Baxter Upham, Class of 1849
Place Made: United States, North America
Not on view
Not signed. Not dated.
Catalogue of Portraits, and other works of Art at Dartmouth College, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 1932, p. 12, no. 30.
George Hill Evans, Catalogue of Portraits and other works of art in the gallery of Dartmouth College, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 1901, p. 21, no. 52.
Jabez Baxter Upham (1820-1902); given to present collection, date unknown.
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