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Joseph Kip

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ca. 1815-1820
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 5.4 cm )
Gallery Label: 
The subject belonged to an old New York family which gave its name to the Kip's Bay section of the city. He was an ancestor of Helen Burr Smith and Henrietta Roger Smith, from whom the Society acquired this portrait.
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Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group