Mrs. George Ingersoll (Martha Goldthwaite), Sarah Goodridge (1788–1853), Watercolor on ivory

Mrs. George Ingersoll (Martha Goldthwaite)

Artist:
Sarah Goodridge (1788–1853)
Date:
ca. 1820
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
3 1/8 x 2 7/16 in. (7.9 x 6.1 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Maria DeWitt Jesup Fund, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.117
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in ink on paper glued to second paper on verso: Painting on Ivory / Mrs Martha Goldthwaite Ingersoll, / wife of Major George Ingersoll_ / (who commanded at / West Point)—
Newspaper clipping glued to same second paper: DIED / In this town, on the 24th inst. at the residence of / her son, Rev. Geo. G. Ingersoll, Mrs. MARTHA / INGERSOLL, widow of the late Maj. Geo. Inger. / soll, of the Revolutionary Army, aged 74 years.