Portrait of Lydia Haskell

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1830-1835

GUSN

GUSN-54850

Description

Portrait of a seated woman holding book, white bonnet, on column base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Picture
Portrait
Watercolor
Unidentified Paper
Portrait

Inscription

Painted in print at center bottom: ""L.H./ AE [?] 64"" In pen script on reverse, upper right, is ""Lydia Haskell/ Married to Alex. Mitchell a Scotchman/ Not true./ Mother of the Lydia Haskell/ who married Alexander Mitchell"" Printed label on backing, center top, reads ""Foster Bros.,/ Pictures & Frames,/ 4 Park Square,/ Boston./ 2303""

Maker

Foster Brothers (Framer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

12 x 10.375 x 1.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1948.120

Places

Massachusetts (United States)