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Augustus Van Horne Stuyvesant, Sr. (1838-1918)

Object Number: 
1957.59b
Date: 
ca. 1924
Medium: 
Plaster
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 x 12 3/8 x 8 3/8 in. ( 50.8 x 31.4 x 21.3 cm )
Description: 
Portrait bust
Gallery Label: 
This was a model for part of a marble font given by the subject's three children to the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in 1924. It is an imaginary representation of Stuyvesant as a child.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Augustus Van Horne Stuyvesant, Jr.
Provenance: 
The Augustus Van Horne Stuyvesant, Jr. Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group