Peter Manigault and His Friends | History of SC Slide Collection

"Peter Manigault and His Friends"
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"Peter Manigault and His Friends" gather to dine, drink, and enjoy each other's company in the convivial society of Charleston in 1760. Manigault (at left, holding a flask of wine in his hand) was a wealthy Huguenot member of the ruling elite, who had prospered in trade and was Speaker of the Commons House of Assembly.

Courtesy of the Gibbes Museum of Art/Carolina Art Association.