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Portrait of Mrs. Barrington

1942.2954 (RS118858)

Description

Half-length seated portrait of a woman resting her head on her left hand. Wears a yellow dress with a blue sash and an ermine-trimmed robe, with pearl jewelry. Bottom of print reads "The Honorable Mrs. Barrington."

Details

Maker
AFTER Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792 (Maker)
Houston, Richard (Engraver)
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 (Publisher)
Date
1720-1750
Location of origin
England; London, England
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
mezzotint (process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
mezzotint (process)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Barrington, Elizabeth, d. 1764
Dimensions
16.5 x 12.625 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2954
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
60911

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