Portrait of Sally

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1870

GUSN

GUSN-6668

Description

Bust-length portrait of a young girl, wearing a gray hat with black bow, white lace collar, brown dress.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
canvas
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
wars
Picture
Portrait
Oil on Canvas
Pencil
Drawn
Revolutionary War
Portrait

Inscription

Pen script on reverse of frame, upper right. ""portrait of Sally done in /Florence (1870?) by some un-/known i not great! artist"" Typed label on reverse of frame, center, left, reads""Miss Susan Norton/ 1227 31st street/Washington 7 D.C.""

People and Organizations

Maj. Knowlton
Gen. Israel Putnam

Norton, Sara, 1864-
Warren, General

Related Items

Title Painting Accession Number 1955.11

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

21.75 x 17.5 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.97