La Salle University Art Museum
Mrs. Matilda Searight, 1904
Oil on canvas
Rembrandt Peale (1778-1860)
Born in Pennsylvania, 1778.
One of Charles Willson Peale’s 17 children.
Began painting at an early age – finished a self portrait at 13 and at 17 painted George Washington.
Started an art museum in Baltimore, MD in 1814.
He painted over 600 completed paintings.