Items from the Masterton Dusenberry House
Portrait of John Morison Masterton by William R Hamilton in 1838, who painted eleven paintings for the Masterton family.
Exhibited at New York National Academy of Design 1838.
Rare artist’s business card, found within a wealth of period household items, which also included many desirable paintings collected by the Dusenberry family at turn of the century.
Rare silversmith receipt, 1834, for silver purchased by Masterton, 1834, together with five dessert spoons described in document, by William Thomson.
Rare photo of inflating balloon circa 1860, along with daguerreotypes and tintypes, including many early tennis club photograph circa 1885