|Artist||Theobald, Samuel, Jr., 1872-1953|
Audley Clarke (died 1844), eighth President of the Redwood Library (1836-1844), was elected a Representative to the General Assembly in 1813, and in 1816 was sent to the State Senate. He was President of the Bank of Rhode Island for twenty-five years.
Portrait. Adult Male Subject. Mid-Waist Length View. He is turned 3/4ths to his left. He has white hair and wears a white necktie, white shirt, and blue jacket. There is a dark green background.
|Dimensions||H-68.6 W-55.8 cm|
|Credit line||Gift of Audley Clarke and Lewis Latham Clarke|
|Provenance||1923, January - Gift of Audley Clarke and Lewis Latham Clarke|
|Inscription Location||On reverse|
|Inscriptions and Marks||Audley Clarke Esq. 1st [sic] president of the Redwood Library Association of Newport, R. I. Painted by Samuel Theobald Jr. 1923 after a drawing from miniature|
Clarke, Audley and Lewis Latham Clarke
Theobald, Samuel, Jr., 1872-1953
Clarke, Audley, 1770-1844