Woman of the Stuyvesant Family (?)

Woman of the Stuyvesant Family (?)
Woman of the Stuyvesant Family (?)
Woman of the Stuyvesant Family (?)
Woman of the Stuyvesant Family (?)
Title
Woman of the Stuyvesant Family (?)
Date 
17th century
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 40 x 33 in. ( 101.6 x 83.8 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Augustus Van Horne Stuyvesant, Jr.
Object Number 
1957.46
Marks 
inscription: on back: "Judith Bayard / Wife of Peter Stuyvesant" label: pasted to stretcher: "Mrs. Peter Stuyvesant from the 'Mansion House.' G.S."
Gallery Label 
This painting was apparently purchased by Gerard Stuyvesant (1805-1859), grandfather of Augustus Van Horne Stuyvesant, Jr., from a dealer who identified the subject as Mrs. Peter Stuyvesant; this identification, however, has been rejected by scholars.
Provenance 
The Augustus Van Horne Stuyvesant, Jr. Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group