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Samuel Jaudon (1796-1874)

Object Number: 
1921.2
Date: 
1839
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: on back: "Presented to Mrs. Philip Livingston (née Jaudon) / By Mrs. Charles A. Davis Septr 1858 / Annie Peyton Livingston by Will to / Julia W. Van Rensselaer / By Will 1901 -- Aug. Cortlandt Van Rensselaer / Portrait of Samuel Jaudon / Pai
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the eldest son of Daniel Jaudon and Anna (McNeal) Jaudon by Philadelphia. He was the cashier of the Bank of the United States in Philadelphia under Nicholas Biddle. He later became a banker in New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Cortlandt Van Rensselaer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group