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Mrs. John Gillies (1790-1877)

Object Number: 
1929.13
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 6 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
Engraved: on back: "Ann Hogg/Wife of John Gilies/Born in Scotland, 1790/Died in New York City, 1877"
Gallery Label: 
Ann Hogg was the daughter of John and Jeanette (Smith) Hogg of Scotland. She was married to John Gillies in Scotland in 1810. This miniature, a gift to the Society from his grandson, was copied from an earlier miniature or photograph by Theodore Wust.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group