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3. This is probably the pastel or crayon portrait done by Isaak Schmidt during the period between April and July 1783, following JQA’s return to the Netherlands from St. Petersburg. For a description of this portrait, which is now in the National Portrait Gallery, and a reproduction, see AFC, 5:xv–xvi, 215.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2018.