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View from Cozzen's Hotel Near West Point, N.Y.
Oil on canvas
Artist/Maker:John Frederick Kensett
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The subject was the elder son of Gerardus Stuyvesant and Judith (Bayard) Stuyvesant of New York. He served as an election official for the North Ward of the city in 1771. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his great-grandnephew.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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