Gilbert Stuart Birthplace
By LancelotLink @ 2010-09-08 10:49:54
The Gilbert Stuart Birthplace and Museum is a small museum located in Saunderstown, Rhode Island, USA. On December 3, 1755, Gilbert Stuart, a famous American portraitist of the 18th and 19th centuries, was born in the colonial-era house located on the property. Gilbert's best known work is the unfinished portrait of George Washington that is sometimes referred to as The Athenaeum.