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Portrait of Clementina Beach (1774-1855)

2012.39.1 (RS142320)

Description

Portrait of Clementina Beach (1774-1855), a student of Gilbert Stuart and the co-founder for Saunder and Beach school in Dorchester, an elite boarding school for girls. Sitter is wearing a white dress with tiered lace collar; paisley shawl draped over her right shoulder. Brown curly hair pinned up with beaded combs. Gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Stuart, Gilbert (American painter, 1755-1828) (Artist)
Date
1820-1825
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Material
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
oil paint (paint)
Painting
panels (wood)
portraits
Dimensions
35.5 x 30.75 x 3.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2012.39.1
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
265096

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