Portrait of Abigail Penfield Harwood (1779-1867)

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1836

GUSN

GUSN-294780

Description

Half-length portrait of Abigail Penfield Harwood. The older woman has gray hair and dark eyes. She is seated and wearing a black dress with white lace collar and white lace bonnet. Oil paint on panel. Not framed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
oil paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
panels (wood)
Painting
Painting

Inscription

"Ptd by AL Powers. / Springfield / VT / 1836" (Black paint)

Additional Identification Number

891.1
937

Maker

Powers, Asahel L. (American painter, 1813-1843) (Artist)

Location of Origin

VT

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

27 5/16 x 23 3/4 x 1 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. John Hitchcock

Accession Number

2014.34.1

Places

Springfield (Windsor county, Vermont)
Springfield (Windsor county, Vermont)