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A Beekman Family Coat-of-Arms

Object Number: 
1954.15b
Date: 
after 1855
Medium: 
Pastel on thin board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 11 3/4 in. ( 30.5 x 29.8 cm ) mat: 18 x 14 in. ( 45.7 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: not signed
Inscriptions: 
Banner below escutcheon inscribed in white and brown pastel: "MY HOPE ON HIGH."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Fenwick Beekman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group