Edward Jones (1812-1869)

Edward Jones (1812-1869)
Edward Jones (1812-1869)
Title
Edward Jones (1812-1869)
Date 
ca. 1860-1865
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Henry Burr Barnes
Object Number 
1944.2
Gallery Label 
The subject was the eldest son of Edward Renshaw Jones and Elizabeth (Schermerhorn) Jones of New York. He received his A.B. from Columbia College in 1830 and his M.D. in 1834, and he served as trustee of that institution from 1849 to 1869. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his granddaughter.
Bibliography 
Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, New Haven: Yale University Press, Vol. 1, 1974, p. 406-7.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group