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Catalog Number PA.122
Title Audley Clarke
Artist Theobald, Samuel, Jr., 1872-1953
Date 1923
Description 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.
Object Name Painting
Medium Oil Paint
Material Canvas
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
Collection Painting
People Clarke, Audley and Lewis Latham Clarke
Theobald, Samuel, Jr., 1872-1953
Clarke, Audley, 1770-1844
Notes n.d.