Mrs. John Edwin Stillwell, Sr. (1815-1890)

Object Number: 
ca. 1900
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 6 x 4.4 cm )
Signed: at right: "Th. Wust" Engraved: on back of frame:"Elizabeth Gillies/wife of/Dr. John E. Stillwell/Born/Nov. 3rd 1815/Died/June 6, 1890"
Gallery Label: 
Elizabeth Gillies was the daughter of John and Ann (Hogg) Gillies. She married John E. Stillwell on March 17, 1844, in New York. This miniature portrait of her was a gift to the Society from her son.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
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Creative: Tronvig Group