Mrs. Isaac Otis (ca. 1828-1868)
Overall: 24 3/8 x 20 5/8 x 3 1/16 in. ( 61.9 x 52.4 x 7.8 cm )
signed: on back in crayon: "Laura S. Holman/Florence/July.../Sculp 1870" inscribed: on back in crayon: "2464" inscribed: on back in pencil: "6" inscribed: on proper left side in pencil: "John Taylor/June 22/05" inscribed: on proper right side: "J
Eliza Skeel was the daughter of Theron and Elizabeth Skeel of Brooklyn. Laura Skeel, the artist, was her sister. Eliza Skeel married Isaac Otis at the Church of the Pilgrims, in Brooklyn, on June 6, 1848.
Gift of Mrs. Roswell Skeel, Jr.
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