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Paul Revere

  • Paul Revere

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    Paul Revere

    1768

    John Singleton Copley, American, 1738–1815

    Dimensions

    89.22 x 72.39 cm (35 1/8 x 28 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Oil on canvas

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    30.781

    Collections
    Americas
    On View
    Lynch Gallery (Colonial Boston) - 132 More Info

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  • Mrs. Paul Revere (Rachel Walker)

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    Mrs. Paul Revere (Rachel Walker)

    1813

    Gilbert Stuart, American, 1755–1828

    Dimensions

    71.75 x 56.83 cm (28 1/4 x 22 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Oil on panel

    Classification

    Paintings

    Accession Number

    30.783

    Collections
    Americas
    On View
    Crozier Gallery (Neoclassicism) - 121 More Info

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  • The Boston Massacre

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    The Boston Massacre

    1770

    Paul Revere, Jr., American, 1734–1818

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 27.9 x 23.5 cm (11 x 9 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Engraving, hand-colored

    Classification

    Prints

    Accession Number

    33.1010

    Collections
    Prints and Drawings More Info

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  • Slop bowl

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    Slop bowl

    about 1785

    Paul Revere, Jr., American, 1734–1818

    Dimensions

    8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)

    Medium

    Silver

    Classification

    Silver hollowware

    Accession Number

    35.1766

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    Americas More Info

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  • Goblet (one of a pair)

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    Goblet (one of a pair)

    about 1782

    Paul Revere, Jr., American, 1734–1818

    Medium

    Silver

    Classification

    Silver hollowware

    Accession Number

    35.1769

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    Americas More Info

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  • Teapot

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    Teapot

    1796

    Paul Revere, Jr., American, 1734–1818

    Dimensions

    14.92 cm (5 7/8 in.)

    Medium

    Silver

    Classification

    Silver hollowware

    Accession Number

    35.1779

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    Americas More Info

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  • Portrait of Paul Revere

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    Portrait of Paul Revere

    1800

    Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin, American (born in France), 1770–1852

    Dimensions

    Sheet: 51.4 x 36.2 cm (20 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.) Framed: 63.5 x 49.5 cm (25 x 19 1/2 in.)

    Medium

    Black and white chalk, on pink prepared paper; black mount

    Classification

    Drawings

    Accession Number

    47.1055

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    Prints and Drawings More Info

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  • Creampot

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    Creampot

    1787

    Paul Revere, Jr., American, 1734–1818

    Dimensions

    14.8 x 13.5 x 7.7 cm (5 13/16 x 5 5/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

    Medium

    Silver

    Classification

    Silver hollowware

    Accession Number

    1973.214

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    Americas More Info

    Description

    The raised helmet-shaped vessel has a square plinth supporting a circular splayed foot with a narrow vertical step. A slender C-shaped strap handle is attached to rim opposite the V-shaped mouth; an attenuated section of handle is soldered to body of vessel at lower join. Beaded decoration appears at rim of pitcher and on top edge of the foot. There is a break at the seam of the circular foot. A decorative device below the spout is composed of swags and ribbons over crossed stalks of flowers that surrounds an elliptical shield bearing owner’s initials.

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  • Tile

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    Tile

    February 1917

    Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club, active 1908–1942

    Dimensions

    Overall: 15.9 x 10.8 x 0.6 cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

    Medium

    Earthenware with glaze

    Classification

    Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware

    Accession Number

    2007.374

    Collections
    Americas
    On View
    Bressler Gallery (Arts & Crafts Movement) - 222 More Info

    Description

    Tile decorated with Paul Revere with motto.

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