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Stuart, Gilbertlocked

(03 December 1755–09 July 1828)
  • David Meschutt

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Stuart, Gilbert (03 December 1755–09 July 1828), artist, was born in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, the son of Gilbert Stuart, a millwright, and Elizabeth Anthony. (Stuart, as an adult, occasionally used the middle name Charles, but he was not so baptized.) When Gilbert was six, his family moved to Newport, Rhode Island. His childhood friend, ...

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