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Overall: 25 3/4 x 21 in. ( 65.4 x 53.3 cm )
mat: 39 3/16 x 34 1/2 x 4 in. ( 99.5 x 87.6 x 10.2 cm )
Bequest of Mrs. Robert Jaffray
Signed and inscribed at lower right in black pastel: "Martinez del."
The subject was the son of Matson Smith and Sarah Ann (Mather) Smith of New Rochelle, New York. He received his medical degree from the College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1820. His grandson Robert Jaffray (1854-1926) was the husband of the donor.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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