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On Friday, January 19 the Library will close at 2:30 pm and the Museum will close at 6 pm. On Saturday, January 20 the Museum will open at 3 pm.

Annette Gartley Watkis (1802-1872)

Object Number: 
c. 1849-45
Pastel on paper?
Overall: 22 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. ( 57.2 x 47 cm )
Gallery Label: 
The subject's maiden name was Annette Gartley. She and her husband, a box manufacturer and builder, first made their home at 39 Gouverneur Street and subsequently at 47 East 34th Street. This portrait was a gift to the Society from the subject's grandson.
Credit Line: 
Gift of J. Edwin Watkis, the sitter's grandson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group