Portrait of Catherine Eliot Norton

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-6665

Description

Oval portrait of Catherin Eliot Norton in a white bonnet, three-quarter view to right. Oval gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
chalk
charcoal (plant material)
printing (process)
busts (figures)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Picture
Portrait
Charcoal
Chalk
Transfer Printed
Woman
Bust
Portrait

Inscription

Penciled script on reverse: ""December 24th /1877"".

Maker

Cheney, Seth Wells, 1810-1856, Cheney (Maker)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

27.25 x 23 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.99