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Mrs. George Wilson (1781-1853)

Object Number: 
1937.136
Date: 
ca. 1840-45
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 24 3/4 in. ( 76.2 x 62.9 cm )
Gallery Label: 
The subject, née Jane Gale, married George Wilson, a prominent New York lawyer and son of Peter Wilson, on August 13, 1804. The couple lived at 24 John Street in New York City. This portrait of Mrs. Wilson was a gift to the Society from her great-grandson.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Gerald F. Shepard
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group