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Augustus Thomas Cowman (1814-1854)

Augustus Thomas Cowman (1814-1854)
Title
Augustus Thomas Cowman (1814-1854)
Date 
ca. 1845
Medium 
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 5.4 cm )
Credit Line 
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
Object Number 
1950.30
Gallery Label 
Cowman's contracting firm, A. T. Cowman & Co., was located at 2 William Street, although he resided in Hyde Park, New York. Cummings was one of the founders of the National Academy of Design (1826), and author of the first history of that institution (1865).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group