Portrait of Clementina Beach (1774-1855)

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1820-1825

GUSN

GUSN-265096

Description

Portrait of Clementina Beach (1774-1855), a student of Gilbert Stuart and the co-founder for Saunder and Beach school in Dorchester, an elite boarding school for girls. Sitter is wearing a white dress with tiered lace collar; paisley shawl draped over her right shoulder. Brown curly hair pinned up with beaded combs. Gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
Painting

Additional Identification Number

448.1

Maker

Stuart, Gilbert (American painter, 1755-1828) (Artist)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

35.5 x 30.75 x 3.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

2012.39.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)