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Portrait of Abigail Beals Hartt (1807-1877)

Description

Portrait of Abigail Beals Hartt seated in a red upholstered chair, wearing a black off-the-shoulder dress with lace collar. Sitter's brown hair is fashioned above her head; she is wearing seed pearl earrings and multiple rings on her left hand. Plain gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Possibly Pratt, Henry Cheever (American painter, 1803-1880) (Artist)
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
Stamped at top, reverse: ""BROWN/ B[?] Holboro/ 6- S [?]"" Another inscription? Check when hanging.
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original To Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Abigail Beals Hartt Barrett
Dimensions
36 1/2 x 31 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.434
GUSN
26527

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