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Portrait of Mary McKinstry Willis (1770-1847)

2006.44.616 (RS9614)

Description

Oil portrait of Mary McKinstry Willis. She is seated with her left arm resting on a green chair. She wears a cream lace bonnet and a black dress with a red shawl; she has brown hair and light brown eyes. Gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Cole, Joseph Greenleaf, 1803-1858 (Painter)
William MacBeth Incorporated (Dealer)
Date
1833
Inscriptions
"J.G. Cole 1833"
"Paintings by American Artists / William MacBeth / Incorporated / 15 East 57th Street New York / Mary McKinstry Willis / by / J. Cole" (Printed label on reverse.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
canvas
gesso
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
gesso
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
portraits
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Willis, Mary McKinstry, 1770-1847
Dimensions
44 2/16 x 38 4/16 x 3 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.616
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198597
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Title Portrait of Mary McKinstry Willis (1770-1847) Accession number 2006.44.612 Relationship Copy of original portrait

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