William Strickland, Esquire


This half-length portrait depicts Strickland, architect of Philadelphia's Second Bank of the United States, Merchants' Exchange, and United States Naval Asylum, as well as the Tennessee State Capitol and other important Greek Revival structures, with his Second Bank in the background.



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American - 19th century


Oil on Canvas

Neagle, John (American painter, 1796-1865), “William Strickland, Esquire,” Classicizing Philadelphia, accessed January 23, 2019, http://classicizingphiladelphia.org/items/show/472.