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Portrait of Elizabeth Story Perkins

1965.135 (RS33840)

Description

Portrait of Elizabeth Story Perkins (1778-1864), wife of Thomas Perkins (1965.136), wearing a black dress with white ruff and bonnet. Daughter of Daniel and Ruth (Burnham) Story of Essex and Dunbarton, NH. Mother of Dr. Henry Coit Perkins (1965.137). Oil on paper. One of three Perkins family portraits.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1820
Material
oil paint (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
oil paint (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Dimensions
19 7/16 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.135
Credit Line
Gift from Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
245599

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