Charles Bird King

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Style: Mannerism;

Place: Newport

Born: 1785

Death: 1862

Biography:

Charles Bird King (September 26, 1785 ? March 18, 1862) was an American portrait artist, best known for his portrayals of significant Native American leaders and tribesmen. Charles Bird King was born in Newport, Rhode Island, the only child of Deborah Bird and American Revolutionary veteran Captain Zebulon King. The family traveled west, but when K...

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