Mrs. George James (Caroline) Cornell (c. 1825-after1871)

Object Number: 
1944.142
Date: 
1856
Medium: 
Pastel on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/4 x 10 3/8 in. ( 31.1 x 26.4 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: at bottom: "fagnani 1856" inscription: on back: "Caroline Elliott / wife of George James Cornell / by / Fagnani"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Caroline Cornelia Greele Elliott was the adopted daughter of her uncle, Augustus Greele, and the wife of George James Cornell (ca. 1821-1857). She resided at 56 West 17th Street after her husband's death.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Francis P. Webb
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group