Alfred T. Agate, Member of the Schuyler Family, ca. 1835, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore, 1950.4.38
This portrait depicts a young man in the Schuyler family, possibly a nephew of Elizabeth Schuyler (1757-1854). Elizabeth was the daughter of Philip John Schuyler, a general in the Revolutionary War. She married the statesman Alexander Hamilton in 1780, and the artist also painted a portrait of their son John Church Hamilton. Conservation of this miniature was made possible through a generous grant provided by the Smithsonian Women’s Committee.
Member of the Schuyler Family
- ca. 1835
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- Not on view.
sight 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (7.0 x 5.7 cm) oval
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore
- Portrait male – Schuyler – bust
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