This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

1942

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

  • You found it!

Drawing, Study of Right Hand, Possibly for Portrait of Alexander Hamilton, Jr.

This is a Drawing. It was created by Daniel Huntington and sitter: Alexander Hamilton II. It is dated 1864 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is graphite and white chalk on brown wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

23.2 x 35.8 cm (9 1/8 x 14 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study of Right Hand, Possibly for Portrait of Alexander Hamilton, Jr.; Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906); USA; graphite and white chalk on brown wove paper; 23.2 x 35.8 cm (9 1/8 x 14 1/8 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1942-50-66

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18567011/ |title=Drawing, Study of Right Hand, Possibly for Portrait of Alexander Hamilton, Jr. |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 August 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>