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Portrait of Adeline Fowle, Marchioness de la Valette

Description

Bust-length portrait of a woman in red dress with lace collar, earrings. Adeline Fowle (1799-1869) of Watertown, MA, married her second husband, Charles Jean Marie Felix, Marquie de la Valette, in 1842. Sister of Charlotte Fowle Wiggins (1939.205).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Material
oil paint (paint)
panel paintings (painting by form)
panels (wood)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Panel
panel paintings (painting by form)
panels (wood)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Fowle, Adriene, 1799-1869
La Valette, Adeline, marquise de, 1797-1869
Dimensions
14.5 x 12.375 x 2.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.204
Credit Line
Bequest of Gertrude M. Graves
GUSN
40204

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