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1950.223

1950.223
Title
1950.223
Date 
ca. 1805
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 2 in. ( 6 x 5.1 cm )
Credit Line 
Purchase, Foster-Jarvis Fund
Object Number 
1950.223
Marks 
inscribed: on right side: "l. Binsse"
Gallery Label 
The subject was at one time identified as "Abram (?) De Peyster." His miniature was probably painted in New York.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group