(1811-1844) was a 19th Century free man of color who lived in New Orleans. He was a successful painter and art teacher. He is known as the first African American or French Creole of Color operating in America by whom a self-portrait was found.
Portrait of a Creole Gentleman, New Orleans
between 1835(1835) and 1837(1837)
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 33.7 x 28.0 cm