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Edward Jones (1812-1869)

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Title:
Edward Jones (1812-1869)
Bibliography: 
Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, New Haven: Yale University Press, Vol. 1, 1974, p. 406-7.
166
Date: 
ca. 1860-1865
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 865
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.
Date Begin: 
1860
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group