Jane Beekman Van Cortlandt (1760-1841)

Object Number: 
1911.17
Date: 
1822
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink, gouache, and graphite with glazing on paper laid on wood panel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/8 x 6 7/8 in. ( 21.3 x 17.5 cm )
Marks: 
Signed and dated: on back:"Painted by H. Bridport Newark 1822"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed on verso of wood panel in graphite: "Painted by H. Bridport Newark 1822"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Jane Beekman was the daughter of James and Jane (Keteltas) Beekman of New York. She became the second wife of Stephen Van Cortlandt on May 21, 1801.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Catherine Augusta De Peyster
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group