Mrs. Gerard Stuyvesant (1812-1899)

Mrs. Gerard Stuyvesant (1812-1899)
Title
Mrs. Gerard Stuyvesant (1812-1899)
Date 
1858
Medium 
oil on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 11.1 x 8.9 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Augustus Van Horne Stuyvesant, Jr.
Object Number 
1957.57
Marks 
signed and dated: at right: "R.M. Staigg/1858" engraved: on back of frame: "Susan Rivington Stuyvesant."
Gallery Label 
Susan Rivington Van Horne was the younger daughter of Augustus Cornelius Van Horne and Margaret (Livingston) Van Horne. She married Gerard Stuyvesant on November 24, 1836. Mrs. Stuyvesant was an amateur artist who painted portraits and historical scenes.
Provenance 
The Augustus Van Horne Stuyvesant, Jr. Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group