J. Doane, Jr.

Object Number: 
1969.20
Date: 
c. 1825-30
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite on paper, and black ink on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 4 1/4 in. ( 15.6 x 10.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: "J. Doane, Jr." signature: "H. Inman" inscription: pencil: "Loaned by Mrs. John Hill Morgan"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in brown watercolor: "H. Inman"; verso inscribed at center in brown ink: "J. Doane. Jr"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
The identity of this man remains unknown. There was a "Doane, John, combmaker," listed in the New York City Directories for the years 1826 to 1831--a period when Inman had his studio in New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Hon. and Mrs. William Middendorf II
Provenance: 
Van Cortlandt Museum
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group