Watercolor

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1810-1825

GUSN

GUSN-11056

Description

Very small, rectangular form showing a woman (one of a pair, other is a man). The woman has her hair in long curls at her shoulders. Her head is turned to the side, looking to the left; and a blue scarf around her neck. The picture has a filligree pewter frame with a crown at the top. There is no glass and it is held in by pewter brads on the back of the frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (paintings)
watercolors (paintings)
filigree enameling
ink
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
pewter (tin alloy)
watercolor (paint)
tin (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Pewter
Filigree
Unidentified Paper
Ink
Watercolor
Painted
Woman
PICTURE, MINIATURE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Watercolor Accession Number 1991.1406.1
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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

4.5 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1406.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)