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Portrait of a Woman

1991.1351 (RS20833)

Description

Head and shoulders profile portrait of a woman with tousled brown hair, wearing a red and blue dress (or red dress and blue shawl). Wooden frame has outer molding painted green, second molding buff with an elongated motif in black and rust red on each side. Inner bead rusty red. These colors complement those in the picture.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
laid paper
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
laid paper
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
Dimensions
5 x 4.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1351
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2885

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