Isaac John Greenwood I (1795-1865)

Isaac John Greenwood I (1795-1865)
Title
Isaac John Greenwood I (1795-1865)
Date 
1838
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 5.4 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Eliza R. and Mary M. Greenwood
Object Number 
1942.595
Marks 
Label: on the back:"Isaac John Greenwood/b. July 1795, d. May 14, 1865/ Painted by John A. McDougall/Jan. 1838 Ae 43. Given by Widow Mary McKay/Greenwood to her granddaughter Eliza R. Greenwood."
Gallery Label 
The subject was born in New York, the son of John and Elizabeth (Weaver) Greenwood. He turned to his father's profession, dentistry, in 1818, from which he retired in 1829, at the end of a distinguished career.
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Creative: Tronvig Group