Mrs. Henry Remsen (1787-1826)

Mrs. Henry Remsen (1787-1826)
Title
Mrs. Henry Remsen (1787-1826)
Date 
ca.1820
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 5.4 cm )
Credit Line 
Bequest of Waldron Phoenix Belknap, Jr.
Object Number 
1950.250
Gallery Label 
Elizabeth De Peyster, the daughter of Abraham B. De Peyster and Catharine (Bancker) De Peyster, was born and raised in New York. She married Henry Remsen on August 13, 1808. This miniature portrait of her was a gift to the Society from her great-great-grandson.
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Creative: Tronvig Group