Henry Inman (American, Utica, New York 1801–1846 New York)
Oil on canvas
30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm)
Maria DeWitt Jesup Fund, 2008
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Rebecca Pittard (1784-1865) was born in Bristol, England. In 1803, she married Charles Fox Cadby Cummings, who was related to Thomas Seir Cummings, the miniature painter who studied with Inman and became his partner.