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Portrait of a Woman

1991.1041.2 (RS21269)

Description

Rectangular, vertical format portrait of a seated woman, three-quarter length. Companion portrait to Cyrus French. She is wearing a shawl and cap.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1786
Inscriptions
On a very old faded white paper adhered to the upper center of the canvas is: Susanna French,/Grafton,/Aged 25 years, 3 months.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Woman
women (female humans)
People and organizations
French, Susannah, 1761-
Accession Number
1991.1041.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11293
Related Items
Title Painting Accession number 1991.1041.1 Notes 1991.1041 1 PICTURE, PORTRAIT Relationship Part of set

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