Dr. Buna Newton (1846-1943)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 1 1/4 x 1 in. ( 3.2 x 2.5 cm )
inscription: at right: "Artigue" engraved monogram: on front of locket: "A N"
The subject graduated from Bellevue Hospital Medical College in 1866 and practiced medicine at 490 West End Avenue, New York. This miniature portrait of him was a gift to the Society from his daughter. The initials "AN" engraved on the front of the gold locket belong to the subject's wife, Anna Newton.
Gift of Lulu Newton
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