Daniel Hamilton Brooks (1809-1884)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 1 3/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 3.5 x 2.9 cm )
The subject of this portrait was the second surviving son of Henry S. Brooks, founder of a men's clothing store (later Brooks Brothers) in New York City. The miniature is a companion to one of the subject's wife, also in the N-YHS collection (1960.97).
Gift of Mrs. Richard H. Reeve
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.