Rosalie

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1835

GUSN

GUSN-190808

Description

Half-length portrait of a seated woman turned slightly to the left with her right hand at her breast; she wears a yellow sash and holds a dark cape across her lap. Gilt frame with ornate decoration at corners; plaque affixed to bottom rail of frame with a poem about Rosalie written by the artist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

painting (image-making)
oil paint (paint)
canvas
gilding
romanticism (form of expression)
PicturePortraitPortrait

Maker

Allston, Washington, 1779-1843 (Painter)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

43 x 39 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton, Mrs. R.H.F. Standen, Mrs. George F. Weld, and Gladys H. Winterbottom

Accession Number

1941.1697

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)