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Mrs. William Few (Catherine Nicholson)

Artist:
John Ramage (Ireland ca. 1748–1802 Montreal)
Date:
1787
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (3.8 x 3.1 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Gloria Manney, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.235.303
Not on view
Mrs. William Few (1764-1854) sat for Ramage in Philadelphia with her husband (2006.235.154).
Inscription: Engraved on verso: Catharine Few aged 23 years, 1787
the sitter's grandson, William Few Chrystie, Hastings-on-Hudson, New York; his son, William Few Chrystie, from 1892; sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, 13 Jan. 1949, lot 298; Harry Fromke, New York; sale, Christie's, New York, 18 Oct. 1986, lot 423
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