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Portrait of Charlotte Fowle Wiggins

1939.205 (RS85738)

Description

Bust-length portrait of Charlotte Fowle Wiggins (b. 1782) of Watertown, MA, with large blue hat and pearl necklace. Wife of Benjamin Wiggins. Sister of Adeline Fowle (1939.204).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Fowle, Charlotte, 1782
Wiggin, Benjamin, Mrs., 1782
Dimensions
14 x 12.625 x 2.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.205
Credit Line
Bequest of Gertrude M. Graves
GUSN
40205

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