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Object Name Portrait
Title Harriet Chase Crosby
Artist Albert Gallatin (A.G.) Hoit (1809-1856)
Date 1835
Description Portrait of Harriet Chase Crosby (b. 1778, m. 1800) of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 1835 by A.G. (Albert Gallatin) Hoit (American, 1809-1856). Oil on canvas, 34 inches x 30 inches . The reverse inscribed with "A.G. Hoit, Pinxit 1835, AE 57, Harriot Crosby."
Harriet Chase Crosby was the daughter of Stephen Chase and Mary Frost. In the painting, she is depicted sitting in a black dress with a red shawl and a white headpiece.
Accession Number 2015.46