Portrait of Louise Chandler Coverly

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24775

Description

Oval walnut and gilt fame; drawing portrait black-haired woman in brown, long-sleeved dress and white lace collar. Pencil inscription on back panel reads: "Your great Aunt, Louise Chandler Coverly/ Granpa Chandler's sister for whom I was named."

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
drawings (visual works)
ink
oil pastels
Picture
Portrait
Ink
Pastel
Portrait

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

People and Organizations

Louise Chandler Coverly

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

18.375 x 15.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.117