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Portrait of Caroline Hamilton Brown (1851-1939)

Object Number: 
1940.287
Date: 
1856
Medium: 
Watercolor and gouache on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/8 x 6 1/2 in. ( 21.3 x 16.5 cm ) mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Label affixed to framing: Caroline Hamilton Brown / 2nd daughter of Thos Ellis Brown / & Adeline Hamilton Clinton / at the age of five.
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Caroline Hamilton Brown was the second daughter of Thomas Ellis Brown and Adeline Hamilton (Clinton) Brown. This portrait, which is said to have been painted in Saratoga, New York, was donated by the subject's sister.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mary Clinton Brown, the sitter's sister
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group