Portrait of Irene Freeman Sanger

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-46999

Description

This half-length portrait depicts Irene Freeman Sanger (b. 1770) wearing a white lace cap over her brunette hair. She wears a black round gown that closes at the center front with a large bow and a white fichu tucked into the gown's neckline. This portrait is one of a pair (1964.253 is of her husband, Zedekiah Sanger).

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Oil
Coated Canvas
Painting

Associated Person

Sanger, Irene Freeman

Maker

Attributed to Brewster, John, Jr., 1766-1854 (Artist)

Location of Origin

USA

Dimensions

34.25 x 30 x 2.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John H. Taylor

Accession Number

1964.254

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly