Portrait of Lucy Kimball Coffin

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-24746

Description

Pen inscription on back reads: "Lucy Kimball Coffin, wife of Edmund Coffin." (married in 1809). Head and shoulders portrait of woman facing left, in white lace cap tied underneath the chin. Softly shaded background. White pastel, black charcoal on brown paper. Gilt molded wood frame, under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
drawings (visual works)
charcoal (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
oil pastels
Picture
Portrait
Charcoal
Pastel
Unidentified Paper
Portrait

People and Organizations

Lucy Kimball Coffin

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

23.25 x 19.25 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1963.118

Places

Massachusetts (United States)