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Object ID 1899.008
Object Name Portrait
Title Governor Thomas Stockton
Collection Works of Art
Credit line Gift of Miss Elizabeth S. Moore
Date 1899
Artist Alice Hay
Description Oval miniature portrait of Governor Thomas Stockton (1781-1846): Bust view of a man with brown hair and ruddy cheeks who is turned to face the viewer. The subject wears a dark jacket and white shirt. Oval mat and gilded oval frame. A label on the reverse reads: "Dec. 15, 1899/ Miniature of / Gov. Stockton / Copy By / Alice Hay / From Miss Eliz. S. Moore"; written on backing, "Portrait of Thomas Stockton/ Governor of Delaware 1845-46/ Born 1781- Died 1846. . . Dec. 15. 1899.
Dimensions W-4.375 L-5.375 inches
Dimension Details framed dimensions
Owned Stockton/Moore Families
Provenance Donated to the Society by Elizabeth Stockton Moore, a granddaughter of Governor Stockton.
Subjects Portrait paintings
People Stockton, Thomas
Search Terms Thomas Stockton
Portrait Paintings
New Castle
Alice Hay
Place of Origin New Castle