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Augusta Clinton (ca. 1836-1859)

Augusta Clinton (ca. 1836-1859)
Augusta Clinton (ca. 1836-1859)
ca. 1855
Oil on ivory
Overall: 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 18.4 x 14 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of George Clinton Andrews
Object Number 
Gallery Label 
Augusta Clinton was the second daughter of Charles Alexander Clinton and Catherine (Hone) Clinton of New York. On September 25, 1856, she became the first wife of Thomas Lindall Winthrop (b. 1834) in St. Paul's Church, Poughkeepsie.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group