Woman at her Toilet

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-4564

Description

Sepia tone engraving with half-length image of a woman facing left, holding her long curly hair in her right hand and touching a covered jar on table top with her other hand; bearded man behind her on our left extends his hand to the oval looking glass on the opposite side; framed under glass; mahogany veneered pine frame with mitred corners; wood backing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Unidentified Paper
Ink
Vanity
Picture

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Dangvin (Engraver)

Location of Origin

France; England

Dimensions

17 x 12.938 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.771

Places

Possibly
Possibly