William Coventry Henry Waddell and Family

William Coventry Henry Waddell and Family
Title
William Coventry Henry Waddell and Family
Date 
1852
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 24 3/4 x 37 3/8 in. ( 62.9 x 94.9 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Alice Waddell Smith
Object Number 
1956.24
Gallery Label 
William Coventry Henry Waddell is pictured in this group portrait with his second wife, née Charlotte Augusta Southwick, and their three young children, William (b.1843), Anne (b. 1847), and Ida (b. 1845); Alice (b. 1834), his daughter by first wife, reclines on the grass at the lower right. In the background is the "Waddell Villa," a splendid house designed by Alexander Jackson Davis which stood on the corner of Fifth Avenue and 37th Street.
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Creative: Tronvig Group