Portrait of Sarah Hubbard Fayerweather (1730-1804)

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1740-1760

GUSN

GUSN-17500

Description

Half-length portrait of Sarah Hubbard Fayerweather in a red silk dress. Her dark hair is dressed back from her face and lies in ringlets down her back, one over her left shoulder. With her left hand she opens the front of her dress, revealing a cream-colored undergarment. Behind her right shoulder is a portion of an open window, through which clouds and trees are visible. The frame is carved and gilded.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
Portrait

People and Organizations

Sarah Hubbard Fayerweather

Maker

Feke, Robert (Maker)

Credit Line

Estate of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.141.2

Date

1740-1760 (see notes field)