Anthony Morris (1791-1839) or Herman Morris (1794-1849)

Anthony Morris (1791-1839) or Herman Morris (1794-1849)
Title
Anthony Morris (1791-1839) or Herman Morris (1794-1849)
Date 
ca. 1838
Medium 
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions 
Overall: 49 x 36 in. ( 124.5 x 91.4 cm )
Credit Line 
Bequest of Cornelius von Erden Mitchell
Object Number 
1966.29
Gallery Label 
The subject is either Anthony or Herman Morris, the fourth and fifth sons of John Morris and Sarah (Bruen) Morris. A gift to the Society from the subject's great-grandnephew, this portrait hung in the entrance hall of the Mitchell home at 60 West 9th Street for many years.
Bibliography 
Catalogue of American Portraits in the New-York Historical Society, no. 1768, Vol. 2, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1974, p. 552.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group