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James Madison

James Madison

Artist
John Vanderlyn
Date of Work
1816
Type
Portrait
Credit
White House Historical Association (White House Collection)

James Madison

This portrait of James Madison was painted by American artist John Vanderlyn in 1816, towards the end of Madison's presidency. James Monroe, Madison's close friend and successor, commissioned the portrait. Madison served in the House of Representatives and the cabinet. He was president from March 4, 1809 until March 4, 1817.

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