1600
1600

PROPERTY OF VARIOUS OWNERS

Gilbert Stuart (1755 - 1828)
MRS. GARRETT COTTRINGER (BRIDGET CULLEN)
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 22,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1600

PROPERTY OF VARIOUS OWNERS

Gilbert Stuart (1755 - 1828)
MRS. GARRETT COTTRINGER (BRIDGET CULLEN)
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 22,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Gilbert Stuart (1755 - 1828)
MRS. GARRETT COTTRINGER (BRIDGET CULLEN)

Provenance

The sitter;
to her last surviving daughter, Washington, D.C.;
to her daughter, Ms. Eleanor Brent Hunt O'Donoghue (1910-1997), Arlington, Virginia;
to her daughter, the present owner.  

Exhibited

Alexandria Association, Virginia, Our Town 1749-1865: Likenesses of this place & its people taken from life, April 12 - May 12, 1956.

Literature

George Mason, The Life and Works of Gilbert Stuart, (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1879), p. 165. 
Lawrence Park, Gilbert Stuart: An Illustrated List of His Works, Vol. I, (New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1926), p. 242, no. 193.

Catalogue Note

Bridget Cullen, the daughter of Thomas and Sabina (Doyle) Cullen, married Mr. Garrett Cottringer (d. 1804) at St. Joseph's Church in Philadelphia, on May 26, 1785.  Mr. Cottringer worked for Robert Morris (1734-1806), a member of the Continental Congress and a signor of the Declaration of Independence.

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