Mrs. John Baltic Gassner
Oil on canvas
Inscribed on label verso center (probably the hand of John B. Gassner): "THIS PORTRAIT./ Was taken For Rachel. Daughter of/ Smith Richards. Wife of John B. Gassner./ at the age of 32 years./ And is said to be an excellent Likeness./ By John Paradise./ New York August 15: 182[7?]/ John B. Gassner"
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Bequest of George H. Betts
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John Paradise (American, 1783-1833). Mrs. John Baltic Gassner, 1827. Oil on canvas, 29 15/16 x 24 in. (76 x 61 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of George H. Betts, 33.143 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 33.143_after_treatment_bw.jpg)
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