Portrait of Mrs. Barrington

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1720-1750

GUSN

GUSN-60911

Description

Half-length seated portrait of a woman resting her head on her left hand. Wears a yellow dress with a blue sash and an ermine-trimmed robe, with pearl jewelry. Bottom of print reads "The Honorable Mrs. Barrington."

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
mezzotint (process)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Portrait

Associated Building

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

Maker

AFTER Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792 (Maker)
Houston, Richard (Engraver)
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794 (Publisher)

Location of Origin

England; London, England

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

16.5 x 12.625 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.2954