Mrs. Archibald McVickar (1792-1854)

Mrs. Archibald McVickar (1792-1854)
Title
Mrs. Archibald McVickar (1792-1854)
Date 
1815
Medium 
Ivory with glass backing and gilded frame
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 5/8 in. ( 6 x 4.1 cm )
Description 
Bas-relief portrait.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. John Archibald Devereux and Mr. Walter Evans Devereux
Object Number 
1939.553
Marks 
signed: under shoulder: "Valaperta"
Gallery Label 
Catharine Augusta Livingston was the third daughter of Judge Henry Brockholst Livingston and his first wife, Catharine (Keteltas) Livingston. She married Archibald McVickar at her father's residence at Bloomingdale, New York, on August 30, 1809. Her portrait was a gift to the Society from her grandson and great-grandson.
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Creative: Tronvig Group