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

Maker

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

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Art

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