Mrs. Ethan Stone (Abigail Maria Storrs)

Artist:
William Verstille (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1757–1803 Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
ca. 1795
Culture:
American
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (5.6 x 4.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Alexander G. Cummins, 1939
Accession Number:
39.132
Not on view
Abigail and her sister Clarissa were daughters of the Rev. Eleazar Storrs of Yale College. Abigail married Ethan Stone in 1795.
Inscription: [on modern paper exposed in verso lens, in handwritten ink]: Abigail Maria Storrs Stone/ the other miniature marked C. S./ Clarissa Storrs Atwater

[behind obverse lens, engraved]: mat