William Sabb Thomson

Artist: Unknown
Date: ca. 1830s

Thomson owned a plantation, called Richmond Hill, in Orangeburg County. In his portrait, probably painted in the 1830s, Thomson appears as a successful middle-aged man.

  • Medium: Watercolor
  • Support: Ivory
  • Dimensions: 5 X 4 Inches
  • Sitter's Dates: 1785-1841
  • Credit: Gift of Dorothy Thomson Waring
  • Period: 19th century
  • Accession Number: 1980.005.0001
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