Ray Boynton (1804-1854)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
A native of Vermont, Ray Boynston had by 1832 settled in New York and gone into business as a commission merchant. The black tie and high collar of the coat he wears suggest a date for this miniature of around the late 1830s.
Gift of Mrs. Walter S. Poor
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