John Baltic Gassner
Oil on canvas
29 15/16 x 24 1/8 in. (76 x 61.2 cm) (show scale)
Inscribed on label verso center (probably the sitter's hand): "THIS PORTRAIT/ Was taken For Son of John G. Gassner and/ Husband of Rachel Gassner at the age of 36/ years. By John Paradise/ And is said to be an excellent likeness./ New York August 15: 1827/ 'John B. Gassner'"
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Bequest of George H. Betts
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John Paradise (American, 1783-1833). John Baltic Gassner, 1827. Oil on canvas, 29 15/16 x 24 1/8 in. (76 x 61.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of George H. Betts, 33.142 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 33.142_after_treatment_bw.jpg)
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