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Portrait of Sarah Hubbard Fayerweather (1730-1804)

1993.141.2 (RS85656)

Description

Half-length portrait of Sarah Hubbard Fayerweather in a red silk dress. Her dark hair is dressed back from her face and lies in ringlets down her back, one over her left shoulder. With her left hand she opens the front of her dress, revealing a cream-colored undergarment. Behind her right shoulder is a portion of an open window, through which clouds and trees are visible. The frame is carved and gilded.

Details

Maker
Feke, Robert (Maker)
Date
1740-1760
see notes field
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Sarah Hubbard Fayerweather
Accession Number
1993.141.2
Credit Line
Estate of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
17500

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