Matilda Hanger

Matilda Hanger

Artist: Drawn by Combs
Type: Pastel on paper
Year: c. 1845
Size/Dimensions: H: 27", W: 23"
Origin: Natural and Cultural Resources Council Grant Purchase
Accession Number: 2002.36.2

A portrait of Maltida Hanger, first wife of Peter Hanger (1807-1895) who would become well known in later years as a merchant and operator of the state"s most extensive mail and freight line.

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Matilda Hanger