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The Abeel Children

Object Number: 
ca. 1852-1855
Oil on canvas
Overall: 72 x 72 1/2 in. ( 182.9 x 184.2 cm )
From left to right are pictured John Howard Abeel (b. September 21, 1846) holding the cat, Alfred Abeel (born October 3, 1844) wearing a velvet jacket, Sarah Louise Abeel (born January 21, 1843), Catherine Emeline Abeel (born April 5, 1841) standing with basket of flowers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Fleming King and Miss Marjorie Comstock Lyon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group