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Daniel Hamilton Brooks (1809-1884)

Object Number: 
1960.96
Date: 
ca. 1840
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 3.5 x 2.9 cm )
Gallery Label: 
The subject of this portrait was the second surviving son of Henry S. Brooks, founder of a men's clothing store (later Brooks Brothers) in New York City. The miniature is a companion to one of the subject's wife, also in the N-YHS collection (1960.97).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Richard H. Reeve
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group