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Alfred Jacob Miller (1810-1874) Part II

Stewart had first attended the meeting in 1833 and had gone back several times during the intervening years. He had become one of the crowd, contributing exotic food, wine, and expensive presents, and matching the mountain men’s stories with accounts from the Napoleonic wars. Stewart contracted with Miller to produce a ... More

Alfred Jacob Miller (1810-1874) Part I

Alfred Jacob Miller was an American artist best known for his paintings of trappers and Indians in the fur trade of the western United States. He also painted various portraits and genre paintings in and around Baltimore during the mid-nineteenth century. Alfred Jacob Miller was a young man of twenty-seven when he ... More