Portrait of a Woman

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1888

GUSN

GUSN-5353

Description

Unidentified woman; bust length; facing slightly left; dark brown hair pulled back; blue eyes; peach-colored dress with lace inner collar; wooden frame with elaboarte gesso gilt and organic pattern; pierced outer border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Illegible signature in lower right corner; date below signature appars to be ""1888""; partial label on back of frame: ""No. 4990/From/Eastman Chase/Picture Frames/Works of [A]rt/No. 7 Hamilto[n Pl]ace/Boston, M[ass.]"" Written twice in pencil on back of frame at bottom ""4990 26th Bronze A.""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Chase, J. Eastman (Framer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA, Suffolk

Dimensions

26.875 x 23 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.704

Places

Massachusetts (United States)