Margarita Van Vecten (1706-1743)

Attributed to Nehemiah Partridge (1683-about 1737) Artist
1719 Date:
Oil on canvas Medium
41 5/8 H x 35 1/8 W Dimensions
Inscribed lower right: Eta Sue 1719 Inscription
Descended in the Van Vechten Family to Frances Katalena Van Vechten, to Albany Institute Provenance
Bequest of Miss Frances K. Van Vechten Credit
1938.4.1 Accession number
Margarita was the daughter of Volkert Van Vechten (d. 1746) and Lydia Ten Broeck Van Vechten (d. 1748). She married Gerrit C. Van DenBergh. The source of the pose derives from a mezzotint print of Lady Bucknell about 1686, after Sir Godfrey Kneller. Additional comments

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