Mrs. John Edwin Stillwell, Sr. (1815-1890)
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"
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.
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
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