Nicholas William Stuyvesant (1648-1698)

Nicholas William Stuyvesant (1648-1698)
Nicholas William Stuyvesant (1648-1698)
Title
Nicholas William Stuyvesant (1648-1698)
Date 
1666
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 35 x 25 5/8 in. ( 88.9 x 65.1 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Robert Van Rensselaer Stuyvesant
Object Number 
1905.292
Marks 
inscription: lower right: "AEtatis Sua 17 Ano 1666"
Gallery Label 
The subject, the second son of Governor Peter Stuyvesant and Judith (Bayard) Stuyvesant, was born in New Amsterdam the year after his father arrived to assume his duties as director general of New Netherland. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his great-great-great-grandson.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group