George Caleb Bingham Expert

Since Autumn 2001, when the Jackson County [Missouri] Historical Society Journal announced her search for portraits by George Caleb Bingham (1811-1879)Fine Art Investigations’ principal researcher Patricia Moss has:

Moss is currently preparing a book on how the stories behind the portraits reveal a new history: the forgery of a Midwestern Identity during Reconstruction to unite North and South at the Kansas – Missouri border

  • George Caleb Bingham, Shubael Allen, 1835, Kenneth B. and Cynthia McClain Collection, Independence, Missouri
    George Caleb Bingham, Shubael Allen, 1835
    26 x 22 inches
    McClain Collection, Independence, Missouri