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Portrait of Mary Willis Duncan (1805-1888)

2006.44.555 (RS9517)

Description

Oil portrait of Mary Willis Duncan. She is wearing a cap and a dark navy blue shawl secured with a brooch. Oval gilt frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1888
Inscriptions
"Mary Willis Duncan (Mrs. James H. Duncan) lived in Haverhill Mass. died 1889" (Handrwitten in black on reverse.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Duncan, Mary Willis, 1805-1888
Dimensions
25 10/16 x 21 8/16 x 2 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.555
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198253

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