Portrait of Harriet Elizabeth May Fairbrother (1813-1890)

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-52438

Description

This photograph of a woman with dark hair is embellished with painted details. She wears a dark dress that buttons down the center front, with a small white collar pinned with a cameo. She is seated in a side chair upholstered in red. This bust-length portrait is a 3/4 view, with the sitter facing the camera. The quarter round frame is gilded, with a gold mat. The top edge of the mat forms a smooth arch to rounded corners.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
Picture
Portrait
Oil
Portrait

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

15 1/2 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1941.878B