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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Unknown

Memorial for Henry G. Staats

ca. 1802

Watercolor, chopped hair, and graphite pencil on ivory; reverse-glass painting

2 1/2 x 2 in. (6.4 x 5.1 cm)
Lelia A. and John Hill Morgan, B.A. 1893, LL.B. 1896, M.A. (Hon.) 1929, Collection
1940.534
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Miniatures - Jewelry
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Bleecker family; to Charles Woolsey Lyon, New York, but May 9, 1919; to John Hill Morgan, New York, 1919

Bibliography: 

Robin Jaffee Frank, Love and Loss (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2000), 128, 129, fig. 68, 69.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.