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Bust Portrait of Dr. Stephen Roe (d.1844); from disassembled Cummings album

Bust Portrait of Dr. Stephen Roe (d.1844); from disassembled Cummings album
Title
Bust Portrait of Dr. Stephen Roe (d.1844); from disassembled Cummings album
Medium 
Graphite on paper lined in blue
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. ( 8.9 x 7.9 cm )
Description 
Portrait
Credit Line 
Gift of Whitney Hartshorne
Object Number 
1979.19f
Marks 
signature: lower right: "T.S.C." inscription: lower left: "Dr. Roe"
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Dr Roe"; signed at lower right T. S. C.(the S. and C. reversed)"
Gallery Label 
The subject received his M.D. degree from the College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1817 and was appointed consulting surgeon at New York's Bellevue Hospital in 1829. This sketch came to the society mounted in an album of sketches and engravings by Thomas S. Cummings and various other nineteenth-century American artists.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group