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Identification and Creation
Object Number
Unidentified Artist
Mary Winthrop Livingston (c. 1683-1713)
Mary Winthrop Livingston (Mrs. John Livingston) (c. 1683-1713)
Work Type
c. 1705
Persistent Link
Physical Descriptions
Oil on canvas
74.3 x 61.6 cm (29 1/4 x 24 1/4 in.)
framed: 97.2 x 84.8 x 5.7 cm (38 1/4 x 33 3/8 x 2 1/4 in.)
Gift of Robert Winthrop, representing the Winthrop family, to Harvard University, 1964
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, Gift of Robert Winthrop, representing the Winthrop family, to Harvard University, 1964
Object Number
European and American Art
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Publication History

Lawrence Shaw Mayo, The Winthrop Family in America, Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA, 1948), pp. 94-96

Harvard University, Winthrop Family Portraits at Harvard: John Winthrop House, Harvard University, brochure (Cambridge, MA, April 1956), p. 6

Ruth Piwonka, A Portrait of Livingston Manor, 1686-1850, Friends of Cleremont (Cleremont, NY, 1986), p. 104, ill.

Sarah Kemble Knight, "The Journal of Madam Knight", ed. William L. Andrews, University of Wisconsin Press (Madison, WI, 1990), p. 115, ill.

Allegra di Bonaventura, For Adam's Sake: A Family Saga in New England, Liverright (New York, 2013), n.p, pl. 5

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. and Melissa Renn, American Paintings at Harvard, Volume One: Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels by Artists Born before 1826, Yale University Press (U.S.) and Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge and New Haven, 2014), p. 494, cat. 458, ill.

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