Portrait of Mary McKinstry Willis (1770-1847)

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1900-1925

GUSN

GUSN-198576

Description

Oil portrait of Mary McKinstry Willis. She is seated with her left arm resting on a green chair. She wears a cream lace bonnet and a black dress with a red shawl; she has brown hair and light brown eyes. Gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil paintings (visual works)
portraits
oil paint (paint)
canvas
wood (plant material)
gesso
Painting

Inscription

"Mary McKinstry Willis 1770-1847" (Metal plate attached to frame.)
"Copy Mary McKinstry Willis 1770-1847, Mother of Mary Willis, wife of Hon. James Duncan" (handwritten)

Associated Person

Willis, Mary McKinstry, 1770-1847

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P189
FA112

Maker

After Cole, Joseph Greenleaf, 1803-1858 (Artist)

Dimensions

36 10/16 x 28 12/16 x 1 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.612

Date

1900-1925 (Date of copy)

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