Portrait of Maria Jarvis Gardner

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-26184

Description

Waist-length, full-size pastel portrait of a middle-aged woman facing left. Empire style white gown and bonnet. Grey background. Ornate gilt and gesso carved frame (wood).

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
pastels (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
oil pastels
Picture
Portrait
Pastel
Unidentified Paper
Portrait

Inscription

Pencil inscription on reverse of frame: ""MARIA JARVIS GARDNER""

Associated Building

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

People and Organizations

Maria Jarvis

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

31.375 x 26 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1432