Portrait of Abigail May Brewer (1769-1849)

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1841

GUSN

GUSN-273410

Description

Portrait of an older woman wearing a sheer white cap tied under her chin, white lace shawl, and black dress. Sitter has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. Signed lower left corner "H.C. Pratt 1841." Plain gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
oil paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
canvas
Painting

Inscription

"H.C. Pratt 1841" (Painted)
"Painted By H.C. Pratt / Boston Feb. 1841" (Black paint)

Additional Identification Number

704.1
904

Maker

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

Location of Origin

Boston, MA

Dimensions

37 1/4 x 31 3/4 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Wendy B. Paddock

Accession Number

2013.21.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)