Prince John Van Buren (1810-1866) Son of Martin Van Buren

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Prince John Van Buren (1810-1866) Son of Martin Van Buren
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Prince John Van Buren (1810-1866) Son of Martin Van Buren
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Three-quarter portrait of "Prince John" Van Buren seated in a wooden chair next to a table on which rests a stack of books. He wears a dark coat, light vest and shirt, plaid necktie and medium colored pants. A dark cord or chain hangs around his neck. Matte is double elliptical with crossed corners. Brass preserver is stamped. Case lining opposite is red satin. Case in front of brown leather with design of basket of flowers, birds, frame and scroll-work. Back of case is brown with floral and leaf bouquet, frame and borders. Two clasps. On paper pasted to case front: "400/H-15-35." IN paint and ink on case back "N-262-72"