Dr. William Beekman (1684-1770)
Oil on canvas
Overall: 36 x 30 in. ( 91.4 x 76.2 cm )
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.
Gift of the Beekman Family Association
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