Portrait of Mrs. Spofford

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-259619

Description

Portrait of a woman, traditionally believed to be Mrs. Spofford of Haverhill, Massachusetts. Sitter has dark brown hair and brown eyes. She is wearing a black dress with white lace frill collar with scalloped edges. A gold chain with square pendant is draped over the top edge of the lace collar. The sitter was possibly the wife of Paul Spofford born in Georgetown, Massachusetts, and later moved to New York. Dark painted gold frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
Portrait

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1919.252