Portrait of Elizabeth Rundlet Homer

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1835-1838

GUSN

GUSN-5226

Description

Portrait of seated woman with hands folded in lap; body turned three-quarters with head facing front; dark curly hair, parted in middle; wears off-the-shoulder dress, gold with lace cape-like collar; red shawl; entwined behind waist held by forearms; background brown tones. Molded gilt frame has scrolled gesso lip with elaborately scrolled corners.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

35.5 x 27.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.592

Places

Possibly
Possibly