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Miss Clinton

Object Number: 
1945.2
Date: 
19th century
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 5/16 in. ( 4.4 x 3.3 cm )
Gallery Label: 
The subject of this miniature is traditionally believed to be a daughter of Governor DeWitt Clinton and Maria (Franklin) Clinton (1775-1818). It probably represents either Juliana (b. 1811), their seventh child, or Julia Catherine (1817-1839), their tenth and last child.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Emily Burns, through Mrs. Joseph H. LeVau
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group