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Portrait of a Woman

Description

Half-length portrait of a woman in profile, wearing brown dress and green shawl. Sitter has a rectangular gold hair brooch at her neck and a pearl and gold ring on the ring finger of her left hand. Believed to be a member of the Allen Family of Providence, RI.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Possibly Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Allen
Dimensions
30 x 25 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.910
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding
GUSN
35885

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