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Portrait of a Woman

Description

Portrait of one of the Pratt sisters in profile from bustline up. Wearing a cap and a shirt with a ruffled collar. Black crayon drawing on paper with a gilt frame; glass and a paper backing; frame has inner leaf design and a raised dot design around the outside edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"Agents for the ARUNDEL SOCIETY/ Dolls & Richards, Fine Arts & Mirrors/ 145 Tremont St. Boston" (paper label)
Material
Conté crayon (TM)
drawing (image-making)
gilding
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
wire
Object type
Painting T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Conté crayon (TM)
Crayon
drawing (image-making)
gilding
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Portrait
portraits
wire
Dimensions
38 x 30 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.62
Credit Line
Gift of Lawrence Coolidge
GUSN
253104

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