Portrait of a Woman

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1750-1780

GUSN

GUSN-59550

Description

Framed portrait in watercolor on ivory of an unidentified woman, shown in a three-quarter length view on a charcoal ground.. Woman is wearing an elaborate white hat and an orange dress with a floral pattern and large bows. Rectangular wood frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
watercolor (paint)
ivory (tooth component)
wood (plant material)
portraits
miniatures (paintings)
Picture
Portrait
Vegetable Ivory
Watercolor
Portrait

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

11 x 9.125 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1615

Places

Probably