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Mrs Elias Boudinot IV (Hannah Stockton, 1736-1808), holding a copy of James Thomson's poem Winter.
Cf. Michael Kammen, A Time to Every Purpose: The Four Seasons in American Culture (Chapel Hill, 2004), p. 77 ff.