Sarah Devore McDonough (1794-1876)
Oil on canvas
Overall: 35 x 28 7/8 in. ( 88.9 x 73.3 cm )
signature and date: lower left: "J. H. L. 1876" inscription: on top of frame: "Sarah Devore McDonough (1794-1876) born Mendham, Morris Co., N. J."
The subject, a native of Mendham, New Jersey, lived for many years at 165 East 22nd Street with her niece, Mary McDonough. Her portrait was a gift to the Society from her great-grandson.
Gift of Arthur L. Dunham
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