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Catalog Number KSa020057
Collection Kate Strong Historical Library
Object Name Legal Document
Creator Shepard Alonzo Mount
Dates of Creation 1864/09/26
Scope & Content The portrait of a boy, head and bust, painted by me, I have this day given to my son William Shep. Mount, to be his at my death, if not previously put in his possession
Shepard Alonzo Mount
The portrait is life size, has a clock on with red facing
Stony Brook Sept 26th 1864

On back

The large picture, Mother and Child, painted by n=me in 1839, I this day have given to my son William Shepard Mount, to be his after my death if not previously put into his possession
Shepard Alonzo Mount
There is a sword hanging in the background of the picture;
S.A.M.
Stony Brook September 26th 1864
Notes folded size indicated in phys. desc..
Credit line Gift of the Estate of Dorothy de Bevoise Mount, 1959.