signature and date: at bottom: "fagnani 1856"
inscription: on back: "Caroline Elliott / wife of George James Cornell / by / Fagnani"
Caroline Cornelia Greele Elliott was the adopted daughter of her uncle, Augustus Greele, and the wife of George James Cornell (ca. 1821-1857). She resided at 56 West 17th Street after her husband's death.
Gift of Mrs. Francis P. Webb
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