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Miniature Portrait

1942.1648 (RS115033)

Description

Painted silhouette of a young, fashionably-dressed woman wearing a plumed hat, hair curls and ringlets.

Details

Maker
Hudson, Mrs. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1790
Inscriptions
"MODELS/IN WAX/and/Striking Likenesses/ In Profile/OR IN COLOURS/Executed in a superior stile[sic] of/Elegance & Fashion/ by Mrs. Hudson/from/the late Secard's/Pall Mall/London" (printed)
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
miniatures (paintings)
Painting
Painting, Miniature
Dimensions
5.75 x 5 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1648
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61071

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