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Dr. Buna Newton (1846-1943)

Object Number: 
1952.329
Date: 
ca.1890-1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 1 in. ( 3.2 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: at right: "Artigue" engraved monogram: on front of locket: "A N"
Gallery Label: 
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lulu Newton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group