Mrs. William Gordon Ver Planck and Her Son Samuel Hopkins Ver Planck

Date: ca. 1828

Medium: Watercolor on ivory

Dimensions: Sight: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)

Classification: Paintings

Credit Line: Gift of John C. Cattus, 1967

Accession Number: 67.263


Mary Elizabeth Hopkins married William Gordon Ver Planck in 1826. Their son Samuel was born in 1827. The identification is based on the family history of the piece: the donor was the husband of Samuel's granddaughter, Margarita Schuyler Ver Planck.