Requires Photography

Portrait of Mrs. Alexander Hamilton (?) (Elizabeth Schuyler, 1757–1854)

1825
John Wesley Jarvis (American (born in England), 1780–1840)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 408

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.4 x 18.8 cm (8 13/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.293

Medium or Technique

Graphite on buff laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Half-length to left, in lace cap.

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite on verso: Mrs. Alexander Hamilton / Elizabeth Schuyler / age 68 - 1825 / (something illegible) portrait

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875