Portrait of Three Children (Louisa Lee [1837-1926], Georgina [1841-1923] and Philip [1836-1906]) of George Lee Schuyler (1811-1890) and Eliza Hamilton Schuyler

Object Number: 
1953.101
Date: 
1851
Medium: 
Charcoal, black, white, and pink chalk, and touches of scratching out on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 3/4 x 23 3/4 in. ( 50.2 x 60.3 cm ) mat: 30 1/2 x 34 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 77.5 x 87.6 x 7 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: at bottom: "New York. March 1851"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in black chalk: "NewYork. March. 1851"
Description: 
Group portrait
Gallery Label: 
The three children of George Lee Schuyler and Eliza (Hamilton) Schuyler are shown in this bust-length sketch. They are Louisa Lee, Georgina, and Philip Schuyler, portrayed at ages fourteen, ten, and fifteen.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John A. Dix
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group