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Summary

Paul Mellon donates a group of 761 engraved portraits by C.B.J.F. de Saint-Memin to the National Portrait Gallery.

Subject

  • Mellon, Paul
  • Saint-Mémin, Charles Balthazar Julien Fevret de 1770-1852
  • National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Guide to Smithsonian Archives. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983. Archives and Special Collections of the Smithsonian Institution Number 4., p. 143

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1974

Topic

  • Art
  • Benefactors
  • Gifts
  • Art objects

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