Mrs. Archibald McVickar (1792-1854)

Object Number: 
1939.553
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 )
Marks: 
signed: under shoulder: "Valaperta"
Description: 
Bas-relief portrait.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. John Archibald Devereux and Mr. Walter Evans Devereux
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group