Abraham B. De Peyster (1763-1801)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 1 7/8 x 1 3/8 in. ( 4.8 x 3.5 cm )
Gift of Mrs. Edward Rutledge and her daughters
Inscribed: on back of case: "Abraham de Peyster/ M. to Catherine Bancker"
Belknap, Waldron Phoenix, Jr. The De Peyster Geneaology. Boston: Privately Printed, 1956, p. 89, fig. 23
Belknap, Waldron Phoenix, Jr. American Colonial Painting, materials for a history. Cambridge, Mass. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1959, pp. 47-58, II-IV.
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