Frances S. Osgood (1811-1850)

Object Number: 
1857.9
Date: 
ca. 1835
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 1/4 x 24 3/4 in. ( 76.8 x 62.9 cm )
Gallery Label: 
The Society received this portrait of Frances Osgood from the estate of Rufus W. Griswold, the critic and author, who was a member of the literary circle of New York to which Mrs. Osgood, a poet, belonged. The portrait was engraved by Robert Whitechurch for publication in C. D. Cleveland, "Compendium of American Literature" (1858, p. 600).
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Rufus W. Griswold
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group