Mrs. Samson Benson, Jr. (1745-1835)

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Oil on canvas
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
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This portrait is painted after an original of ca. 1825 by an unidentified artist, which is also in the New-York Historical Society collection (1918.14).
Lawall, David B., Asher Brown Durand: His Art and Art Theory in Relation to his Times, Submitted to Princeton University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, March 1966, p. 84. Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, New Haven: Yale University Press, Vol. 1, 1974, p. 73.
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Gift of Dr. Vanderpoel Adriance
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group