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Rudolphus Bogert

Parmenas Howell (1784–1808)
ca. 1806
Watercolor on ivory
2 1/2 x 2 in. (6.4 x 5.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Stanley Vail, 1969
Accession Number:
Not on view
Rudolphus Bogert (1766-1842) lived in New York City.
Signature: [on obverse, lower right, upside down]: P Howell

Inscription: Printed on trade card used as backing: Taylor & Hinsdale / Jewellers / No. 146 Broadway New York [. . .] Watch Chains Seals Keys Lockets Rings Pins & [. . .]
the sitter; his daughter, Helena Maria Bogert; her daughter, Emily Maria Jervis; her daughter, Helen Bogert Vail, New Jersey; Robert Stanley Vail, New York, until 1969
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