Col. Anton C. Cron

  • Nina Nash Cron, Col. Anton C. Cron, ca. 1927, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Frederick W. Cron, 1961.9.3

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This miniature shows the artist’s husband, Anton Caesar Cron (1878-1960). Cron served as a major during World War I, and by 1920 had been promoted to lieutenant colonel. He was a professor of military science and tactics in Missoula, Montana, from 1919 until 1921. Nina and Anton had three sons, Frederick, Lucius, and Robert.

Title
Col. Anton C. Cron
Artist
Date
ca. 1927
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sight 4 x 3 1/2 in. (10.2 x 8.8 cm) rectangle
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Frederick W. Cron

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – military – colonel
Object Number
1961.9.3
Palette
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