Portrait of Abigail Beals Hartt (1807-1877)

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-26527

Description

Portrait of Abigail Beals Hartt seated in a red upholstered chair, wearing a black off-the-shoulder dress with lace collar. Sitter's brown hair is fashioned above her head; she is wearing seed pearl earrings and multiple rings on her left hand. Plain gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
canvas
Picture
Portrait
Portrait

Inscription

Stamped at top, reverse: ""BROWN/ B[?] Holboro/ 6- S [?]"" Another inscription? Check when hanging.

Associated Person

Abigail Beals Hartt Barrett

Associated Building

Original To Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Maker

Possibly Pratt, Henry Cheever (American painter, 1803-1880) (Artist)

Location of Origin

USA

Dimensions

36 1/2 x 31 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2000.434