William Edward West: Kentucky Painter

April 12, 1985 – June 16, 1985

National Portrait Gallery
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor Floor Plan

On view are 40 portraits in the first major study of the ante-bellum painter. Included are portraits of Lord Byron and Gen. and Mrs. Robert E. Lee.

Organized by Estill Curtis Pennington, Director, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi.