Malbone, Edward (Greene)(1777–1807) painter; born in Newport, R.I. He painted miniature portraits in Providence, R.I. (1794), traveled to London (1801), and settled in Savannah, Ga. His miniature on ivory of Washington Allston (1801), is detailed and delicate.
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