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View from Cozzen's Hotel Near West Point, N.Y.
Oil on canvas
Artist/Maker:John Frederick Kensett
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The subject was the youngest daughter of Howard Potter (1826-97), a lawyer and banker, and Mary Louisa (Brown) Potter of New York. She married Robert Shaw Minturn (ca. 1864-1918) in Philadelphia in 1906.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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