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Portrait of a Woman

Description

Standing female figure in neoclassical dress. At left, a green baize covered table with globe and stack of books upon which she is leaning. Sextant in left foreground with beehive at right. Harbor in background with ships. Oval reverse painted surround in black and gilt with star motif in each corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Graphic Documents
Descriptive terms
Engraving
engravings (prints)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
Print, Intaglio
watercolor (paint)
Dimensions
16 3/8 x 12 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.431
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
17301

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