Portrait of Mary McKinstry Willis (1770-1847)

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1833

GUSN

GUSN-198597

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
gesso
wood (plant material)
Painting

Inscription

"J.G. Cole 1833"
"Paintings by American Artists / William MacBeth / Incorporated / 15 East 57th Street New York / Mary McKinstry Willis / by / J. Cole" (Printed label on reverse.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P193
FA115

Related Items

Title Portrait of Mary McKinstry Willis (1770-1847) Accession Number 2006.44.612

Maker

Cole, Joseph Greenleaf, 1803-1858 (Painter)
William MacBeth Incorporated (Dealer)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

44 2/16 x 38 4/16 x 3 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.616