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Harvey Weed (1792-1880)

Object Number: 
1958.15
Date: 
1823
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 32 1/8 x 26 in. ( 81.6 x 66 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: on brass plate attached to frame: "Painted by Eliab Metcalf / New York June 1823"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was a New York merchant who lived at 90 Warren Street. He moved to Newburgh, New York, about 1850.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Pierre Jay Wurts and her daughter, Mrs. E. Cowles Andrus
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group