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Portrait of Mrs. Samuel Norton

Description

Half length portrait of a woman in a white bonnet and lace collar. Three-quarter view to the right. Most likely Mrs. Samuel Norton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Inscriptions
Pen script on reverse of frame,upper right: ""This picture belongs /to Dr. Wm Willard? /E. Bullard April 1921."" Printed label on reverse of stretcher, center top, reads ""Size/ sold by/ Frost Adams/ NO. 37 Cornhill Boston"". Small label at lft reads "" M.F.A/ T.L b25/ Miss Bullard.
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Art
art (fine art)
Book
books
canvas
Classical Figure
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Man
men (male humans)
Oil
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
Painted
painting (coating)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Norton, Samuel, Mrs.
Dimensions
33.875 x 28.375 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.102
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan Norton
GUSN
6673

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