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Susan Augusta (1837-1907) and William Van Voorhis (1834-1872) Rapalje

Object Number: 
Oil on canvas
Overall: 50 1/2 x 40 1/2 in. ( 128.3 x 102.9 cm ) frame: 62 x 51 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 157.5 x 130.8 x 7 cm )
signature and date: "Painted by F. R. Spencer. / 18??"
Gallery Label: 
The subjects were two of the three children of Sylvanus and Rachel Ann (Van Voorhis) Rapalje of Hopewell, New York. The donor was the daughter of Susan Augusta.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Adriana Rapalje Dorman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group