DeWitt Clinton (1769-1828)

DeWitt Clinton (1769-1828)
Title
DeWitt Clinton (1769-1828)
Date 
1817
Medium 
Painted plaster
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 3/4 x 30 x 20 3/4 in., 42 lb. (34.9 x 76.2 x 52.7 cm, 19.1 kg)
Description 
Portrait bust.
Credit Line 
Gift of John Pintard
Object Number 
1818.2
Marks 
inscribed: on base: "S 12" [old N-YHS # ]
Gallery Label 
"About 1820, William John Coffee executed in plaster, the portrait of DeWitt Clinton from which Asher B. Durand made his engraving for David Hosack's Memoirs of DeWitt Clinton" (an impression of this engraving is in the print collection of N-YHS).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group