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Lewis Johnston Costigan (ca. 1743-1822)
Date: ca. 1790-1795
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Medium: Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions: Overall: 2 7/8 x 2 3/8 in. ( 7.3 x 6 cm )
Credit Line: Gift of Harry H. Lloyd in memory of Adele T. Dunsenbury Lloyd
Object Number: 1945.37
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Marks: inscription (in gold): on back of frame: "LJC"

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Costigan (or Costigin) served as a first lieutenant in the First New Jersey Regiment of the Continental Army and later became a member of the New Jersey branch of the Society of Cincinnati. He is shown wearing the society's order in this portrait.