Joseph Yates

Artist: Malbone, Edward Greene
Date: ca. 1801-1802

A handsome and straightforward likeness, the portrait is of the type which would later influence Fraser. It has been identified with the following entry in Malbone's account book, from December 1801-1802: "Joseph Yates, Sunday 10 o'clock pd. x."


This text is adapted from Martha Severens "The Miniature Portrait Collection of the Carolina Art Association" published by the Carolina Art Association, 1984

  • Artist's Dates: 1777 - 1807 b: Newport, RI d: Savannah, GA
  • Artist's Nationality: American
  • Medium: Watercolor
  • Support: Ivory
  • Dimensions: 2 5/8 X 2 1/4 Inches
  • Sitter's Dates: 1775-1822
  • Credit: Gift of Lois Hazlehurst Fitz in memory of Jennie Mikell Hazlehurst
  • Period: 19th century
  • Accession Number: 1982.005
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