. This portrait of CA
was presumably done before his departure for America in mid-1781 but has been neither
located nor identified. It is probably this portrait that JA
refers to in his letter of 3 July 1782 to Jean de Neufville & Fils, below, where
he inquires about reimbursing the de Neufville firm for the “Expence . . . of the
Frame of my sons [picture]
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, 2015.