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Portrait of Mrs. Hanbury

1949.516 (RS119634)

Description

Reverse-on-glass painting of a woman, seen in profile, bust view. She wears a white bonnet with a blue scart, tied at her ear. Square collar, blue dress with lace bodice. "Mrs HANBURY" written in black below image. Tan background. Wide maple frame indents slights at center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1820
Inscriptions
See Description.
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
maple (wood)
verre églomisé
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Bonnet
bonnets (hats)
Eglomise
Glass
glass (material)
Maple
maple (wood)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
verre églomisé
People and organizations
Hanbury, Mrs.
Dimensions
8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.516
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7586

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