Portrait of Francelia Lyndes

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-2260

Description

Rectangular format, full-length portrait of little girl, Francelia Lyndes of Cabot, Vermont, against shaded background; hair dark, eyes gray-blue; peach-colored dress, low neckline, puffed sleeves; red shoes; holds a yellow bird with red on wings on index finger of right hand, and a heart-shaped object in left hand. Unframed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
canvas
Picture
Portrait
Oil on Canvas
Portrait

Inscription

1) In pencil on stretcher top: ""Francelia Lindes"" 2) In pencil on stretcher side: ""Property of Ella L. Adams to go to Emma A. Switzer at my decease.""

Associated Person

Lyndes, Francelia

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Possibly Brewster, John, Jr., 1766-1854 (Maker)

Location of Origin

USA

Dimensions

29 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.269

Places

Vermont (United States)