Thomas Seir Cummings (American (born England), Bath 1804–1894 Hackensack, New Jersey)
Watercolor on ivory
Sight: 2 3/8 x 2 in. (6 x 5.1 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Moore, 1923
Not on view
The sitter (1765-1845) was a New York City merchant and the brother-in-law of Mrs. Thomas Streatfield Clarkson.
Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings
Inscription: Engraved on verso in oval medallion: To Annie / from her Uncle / L C Engraved on verso along bottom edge: of her GrandFather taken in his Eightieth Year Engraved on trimmed oval card, part of a certificate: This certifies [. . .] / is [. . .] / National A[. . .] / A. B. Durand [handwritten in ink]