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Theodosia Burr (Mrs. Joseph Alston)

Object Number: 
1931.55
Date: 
ca. 1815-1820
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 x 18 3/4 in. ( 55.9 x 47.6 cm )
Gallery Label: 
The dress and mantle of this portrait are not finished. Since it was never finished, it may have been painted for Vanderlyn himself, who considered Mrs. Burr to be a dear friend.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John E. Stillwell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group