Portrait of a Woman

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1600-1699

GUSN

GUSN-26148

Description

Portrait of a young woman. Ochre or tan spandrel top and bottom. Deep green background. (Dark strips at side may indicate that this was once in a frame of different dimensions.) Hair is light brown and curled in a 17th cent. style. Low cut bodice w/ horizontal rows of pearls as decoration. Stomacher w/ rows of jet. Robe is red w/ fleur de lis pattern and ermine trim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
PicturePortraitOil on Panel
Portrait

Inscription

On back of frame in pencil: ""XVII c; probably sister of Charles II, Henrietta married duc d(?) 'Orleans""

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

People and Organizations

Henrietta

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

12.5 x 9.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1402