Mrs. Francis Barton Stockton

  • Hugh Bridport, Mrs. Francis Barton Stockton, ca. 1840, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1950.12.2

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Mrs. Stockton was the niece of Stephen Decatur, a commodore in the United States Navy who fought in the War of 1812. She lived in Washington, D.C., with her husband, Francis B. Stockton, who also fought in the war.

Title
Mrs. Francis Barton Stockton
Artists
Date
ca. 1840
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 5/8 x 2 in. (6.7 x 5.1 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – Stockton, Francis Barton, Mrs. – waist length
Object Number
1950.12.2
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URL
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