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Portrait of Lucy Kimball Coffin

Description

Pen inscription on back reads: "Lucy Kimball Coffin, wife of Edmund Coffin." (married in 1809). Head and shoulders portrait of woman facing left, in white lace cap tied underneath the chin. Softly shaded background. White pastel, black charcoal on brown paper. Gilt molded wood frame, under glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Material
charcoal (plant material)
oil pastels
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Charcoal
charcoal (plant material)
drawings (visual works)
oil pastels
paper (fiber product)
Pastel
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Lucy Kimball Coffin
Dimensions
23.25 x 19.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.118
GUSN
24746

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