William de Groot (1825-1898)

William de Groot (1825-1898)
Title
William de Groot (1825-1898)
Date 
c. 1865-1870
Medium 
Black and white chalks, and charcoal on brown paper, nailed to stretcher
Dimensions 
Overall: 27 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. ( 69.8 x 49.5 cm ) frame: 41 x 32 3/4 x 1 in. ( 104.1 x 83.2 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Portrait
Credit Line 
Gift of Adelaide Milton De Groot
Object Number 
1941.1046
Marks 
inscriptions: none
Gallery Label 
The subject of this portrait was a member of the firm of De Groot and Peck and was president of the Hudson River Bank. The artist, Elizabeth King (Hawley) de Groot, was his second wife and the mother of two of his five daughters, one of whom was Adelaide Milton de Groot, the donor.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group