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Mr. and Mrs. Newton Cannon

Object Number: 
1957.259
Date: 
1926
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 60 x 48 in. ( 152.4 x 121.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower right: Agnes Pelton 1926. Inscription on back: Mr. Mrs. Newton Canoane ( Louise Masten Hall painted by Agnes Pelton at Hay ground Windmill, Water Mill, Long Island N.Y. 1921-1926/. From a dagueareotype taken 1861 by Anson of New
Gallery Label: 
Louise Masten Hall (1843-after 1902) married Newton Cannon (1838-1894) on November 8, 1860. This double portrait, a gift from their daughter-in-law, was painted from a daguerreotype taken on the subjects' wedding day by Rufus Anson of New York, whose studio was then at 589 Broadway.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Howard Masten Canoune
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group