Sappho

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-17221

Description

Painting entitled "Sappho" at base of surround. Figure is shown half length sitting position, 3/4 view in torso and shown profile of her face. She is dressed in thin off-white tunic, elaborate hair style with flower and leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
glass (material)
oil paint (paint)
reverse painting on glass (image-making)
Oil
Glass
Painted
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

22.5 x 17.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1931.1252