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Robert Livingston Cutting (1812-1887)

Object Number: 
1944.173
Medium: 
Pastel on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 25 in. ( 76.2 x 63.5 cm )
Marks: 
Signed and dated: at right:"J. Dabour / 1890" Inscribed: at left:"Sarony"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at the middle right in pastel: " JDabour / 1890"; at middle left: "Sarony"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
The subject was the fifth son of William Cutting and Gertrude (Livingston) Cutting and the grandson of the Rev. Leonard Cutting. He became a stockbroker with offices on William Street and was a member of the New York Stock Exchange. This pastel portrait was based on an earlier photograph by Napoleon Sarony. Juliana Cutting, former owner of this work, was the subject's granddaughter.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Juliana Cutting, through Mrs. Russell A. Hibbs
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group