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Miniature portrait of Grace Aspinwall Bowen

1991.2 (RS5309)

Description

Miniature watercolor on ivory of a half length portrait of a young girl facing front with long curls and a pink dress with a lace collar, mounted in a brass ormolu frame with twisted rope border and oval opening.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1855
Location of origin
Woodstock, Connecticut, United States, New England
Associated Building
Original To Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
gilt bronze
ivory (tooth component)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Woodstock (Windham county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
gilt bronze
ivory (tooth component)
miniatures (paintings)
Painting
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Bowen, Grace Aspinwall, b. 1850
Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896
Bowen, Lucy Maria Tappan, Mrs., 1825-1863
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.2
GUSN
103942
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