Portrait of Elizabeth Jane Rundlet Homer

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1840-1849

GUSN

GUSN-5114

Description

Three-quarter length portrait of young woman; head facing front, body turned to right (facing painter); brown hair, blue eyes; pinkish-beige off the shoulder dress with lace collar and cuffs; red shawl draped across arms; seated in curved back chair with dark green upholstery; wooden frame with elaborate gilt and gesso decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
lace (needlework)
Picture
Portrait
Oil
Coated Canvas
Lace
Portrait

Inscription

Back of canvas stamped ""R.Davy/83 Newman St./ Oxford St. London."" The no. ""895"" appears in a rectangle below two geometrical rosettes.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Davy, R. (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England; England

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

34.25 x 27.063 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.517