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Mrs. John Biddle (Eliza Falconer Bradish)

Artist:
Thomas Sully (American, Horncastle, Lincolnshire 1783–1872 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
1818
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 x 24 7/8 in. (76.2 x 63.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of General John Biddle, 1924
Accession Number:
24.115.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 726
the subject, Detroit, died 1865; probably her son, William Shepard Biddle, died 1901; his daughter, Susan Dayton Biddle, Detroit, died 1915, and his son, Major General John Biddle, 1915–1924
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