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Mrs. Melancthon Taylor Woolsey (1796-1863)

Object Number: 
1954.108
Date: 
ca. 1820
Medium: 
Oil on wood panel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 34 3/4 x 27 in. ( 88.3 x 68.6 cm )
Gallery Label: 
Susan Cornelia Tredwell was the daughter of James Tredwell of New York, and was married to Commodore Woolsey on November 3, 1817. Her portrait was a gift to the Society from her great-grandson.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Melancthon Woolsey Campau
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group