Mrs. Thomas Streatfield Clarkson (Elizabeth Van Horne)

Artist: Thomas Seir Cummings (American (born England), Bath 1804–1894 Hackensack, New Jersey)

Date: ca. 1844

Culture: American

Medium: Watercolor on ivory

Dimensions: 3 7/8 x 3 in. (9.8 x 7.6 cm)

Classification: Paintings

Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Moore, 1923

Accession Number: 23.80.83

Not on view
Elizabeth Van Horne (1771-1852) was portrayed in mourning for her husband, the import and export merchant Thomas Streatfield Clarkson (1763-1844), whose brother was also painted by Cummings.
Inscription: Inscribed on backing paper: Francis. Allyn. / [. . .]48. Broad Way / Sat. 11. /[. . .]ure picture.