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Mrs. James K. Bogert, Jr.

Samuel Lovett Waldo, William Jewett

American Art

MEDIUM Oil on canvas
DATES 1819
DIMENSIONS 32 13/16 × 25 13/16 in. (83.3 × 65.5 cm) frame: 42 9/16 × 35 9/16 in. (108.1 × 90.3 cm)  (show scale)
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed label on stretcher verso: "The Portrait of Elizabeth Benezet of/ Philadelphia, wife of Jas. Bogert Jr. of New York, aged when painted 43 years 10/ months. painted by Waldo & Jewett January 1819./ Departed this life May 12th 1824. Aged 49/ years 1 month. & 12 days."
CREDIT LINE Gift of Kittie A. Doolittle
PROVENANCE 1819, commissioned from the artists by Elizabeth Benezet Bogert and James K. Bogert, Jr.; 1858, probably inherited from James K. Bogert, Jr. by Lawrence Kimball Bogert; 1873, probably inherited from Lawrence Kimball Bogert by Katherine Augusta Bogert Doolittle; before 1918, inherited from Katherine Augusta Bogert Doolittle by Kittie A. Doolittle of Brooklyn, NY; September 5, 1918, gift of Kittie A. Doolittle to the Brooklyn Museum.
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CAPTION Samuel Lovett Waldo (American, 1783–1861). Mrs. James K. Bogert, Jr., 1819. Oil on canvas, 32 13/16 × 25 13/16 in. (83.3 × 65.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Kittie A. Doolittle, 18.39 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 18.39.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 18.39.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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