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William Sidney McCoun (1813-1873)

William Sidney McCoun (1813-1873)
William Sidney McCoun (1813-1873)
Oil on wood panel
Overall: 24 x 19 5/8 in. ( 61 x 49.8 cm )
Credit Line 
Purchase, Abbott-Lenox Fund
Object Number 
label: on back: "Painted in the Summer of 1832 by Wm. Dunlap"
Gallery Label 
Sidney McCoun was the son of William Townsend McCoun and Emma (Jackson) McCoun. McCoun was an attorney and was associated for a time with his brothers in the firm of McCoun and West at 6 Broad Street, and later with McCoun and Clark at 53 Wall Street. As a young man he was a close friend of William Dunlap.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group