Dr. William Beekman (1684-1770)

Object Number: 
ca. 1767
Oil on canvas
Overall: 36 x 30 in. ( 91.4 x 76.2 cm )
Gallery Label: 
Though educated in medicine, Dr. William Beekman (1684-1770) had a successful mercantile career in New York City. He married Catharine Delanoy (1691-1765), a relative of the artist. He was the father of six daughters and four sons.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Beekman Family Association
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group