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John Divine Jones (1814–1895)

Object Name: Portrait
Date: 1892
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Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: Overall: 60 × 52 in. (152.4 × 132.1 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Louisa F. J. Thorn, in the name of Mrs. John Divine Jones
Object Number: 1909.14
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The subject was associated with the Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company for most of his career, and served the firm as president from 1855 to 1895.

Bibliography:

"The Academy of Design," The Sun, New York: March 27, 1893, p. 6.

"The National Academy Exhibition," Harper's Weekly, April ?, 1893, p. 300.

"Questions of Art," The World, April 9, 1893, p. 29.

"Monthly Review of American Art," The Magazine of Art, June, 1983, p, xxii.

Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, New Haven: Yale University Press, Vol. 1, 1974, p. 408.

Exhibitions:

Cold Spring Harbor, April 1, 2005 - April 1, 2006