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Portrait of Mary Wyer Crehore (1827-1898)

Description

Oval bust length portrait of Mary Wyer Crehore (1827-1898) shows a young woman with gold earrings, lace collar, and brooch attached to plain button-front dress. Daughter of Henry Loring and Elizabeth Tracy Loring. Married Dr Charles Frederick Crehore (2003.26.4). Mother of Frederic Morton Crehore (2003.26.5).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Inscriptions
"Mary Wyer Loring -- daughter of Henry Loring and his wife Elizabeth Tracy -- wife of Charles Frederic Crehore -- great grandmother of Sybil Eliz. Scribner Lee -- great great grandmother of C.M. Lee 3rd / Richard Henry Lee / Frances Isabel Lee" (Handwritten paper label, center back)
"Closson / Cincinnati" (Paper gold label)
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
painting (image-making)
Object type
Art
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Painting
painting (image-making)
paintings (visual works)
Portrait
portraits
Dimensions
27 x 23 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.26.3
Credit Line
Gift of Claude Lee
GUSN
251375
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Title Painting Accession number 2003.26.1
Title Painting Accession number 2006.26.2
Title Painting Accession number 2006.26.4
Title Painting Accession number 2006.26.5
Title Painting Accession number 2003.26.6
Title Portrait of Mary Middleton Loring (1795-1876) Accession number 2003.26.2
Title Portrait of Frederic Morton Crehore (1858-1919) Accession number 2003.26.5

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