Abraham Walton (1739-1796)

Abraham Walton (1739-1796)
Title
Abraham Walton (1739-1796)
Date 
ca. 1796
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 29 x 23 1/2 in. ( 73.7 x 59.7 cm )
Credit Line 
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
Object Number 
1920.2
Gallery Label 
The subject of this portrait was formerly identified as Abraham Mortimer Walton (b. 1771), a lawyer of Deerfield and Utica, New York. It is more likely to be Abraham Mortimer's father, a prosperous New York merchant and a vestryman of Trinity Church.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group