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Portrait of Lydia Haskell

1948.120 (RS5225)

Description

Portrait of a seated woman holding book, white bonnet, on column base.

Details

Maker
Foster Brothers (Framer)
Date
1830-1835
Inscriptions
Painted in print at center bottom: ""L.H./ AE [?] 64"" In pen script on reverse, upper right, is ""Lydia Haskell/ Married to Alex. Mitchell a Scotchman/ Not true./ Mother of the Lydia Haskell/ who married Alexander Mitchell"" Printed label on backing, center top, reads ""Foster Bros.,/ Pictures & Frames,/ 4 Park Square,/ Boston./ 2303""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Mitchell, Lydia Haskell
Dimensions
12 x 10.375 x 1.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1948.120
GUSN
54850

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