Mrs. Johannes Van Brugh (b. 1673)

Object Number: 
ca. 1720
Oil on canvas
Overall: 45 1/2 x 36 3/8 in. ( 115.6 x 92.4 cm )
Gallery Label: 
Margaret Prevoost was the daughter of David and Tryntje (Laurens) Provoost. Her father was a successful merchant and in 1699 was mayor of New York. She married Johannes Van Brugh, a prominent New York merchant, on July 9, 1696. Her portrait was a gift to the Society from her four-times great-grandson.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Duncan H. Sill
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Creative: Tronvig Group