Lived at Cedar Grove: 1821–1884
Maria Bartow (1813-1884) was a niece of Uncle Sandy, and a daughter of Maria Thomson and Steven Bartow. Her sisters were Emily, Harriet, and Frances Bartow. She married Thomas Cole in 1836.
Thomas Cole, Portrait of the Artist’s Wife (detail), 1836-48, Graphite with white watercolor on light brown paper, 12 1/2 x 9 5/16 in. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875, 55.716.