John Bogart Wright (1801-1858)

Object Number: 
ca. 1823
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 7 x 5.7 cm )
Gallery Label: 
The subject, the son of Augustus Wright and Catharine (Bogart) Wright, was a wholesale dry goods merchant on Pearl Street in New York. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his grandson.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Howland D. Perrine
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group