Portrait of a Woman

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1786

GUSN

GUSN-11293

Description

Rectangular, vertical format portrait of a seated woman, three-quarter length. Companion portrait to Cyrus French. She is wearing a shawl and cap.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
canvas
portraits
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Picture
Portrait
Oil on Canvas
Portrait
Woman
Portrait

Inscription

On a very old faded white paper adhered to the upper center of the canvas is: Susanna French,/Grafton,/Aged 25 years, 3 months.

Associated Building

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

Related Items

Title Painting Accession Number 1991.1041.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1041.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)