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Portrait of a Woman

1942.1615 (RS115005)

Description

Framed portrait in watercolor on ivory of an unidentified woman, shown in a three-quarter length view on a charcoal ground.. Woman is wearing an elaborate white hat and an orange dress with a floral pattern and large bows. Rectangular wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1780
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
miniatures (paintings)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Vegetable Ivory
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 x 9.125 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1615
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59550

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