Portrait of Catherine Eliot Norton

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1815

GUSN

GUSN-6670

Description

Half-length portrait of a woman in white dress with red shawl, with curly brown hair.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
oil pastels
watercolor (paint)
art (fine art)
Picture
Portrait
Oil
Pastel
Watercolor
Painted
Angel
Classical Figure
Flute
Art
Portrait

Inscription

Pen script on reverse of frame, upper left: ""Mrs. Andrews Norton/ (Catherine Eliot)"" To right of this is typed label ""Museum of Fine Arts/ Port. of a Woman/by Frothingham/ Miss Elizabeth Norton"".

Maker

Frothingham (Maker)
Frothingham, James, 1786-1864 (Maker)
Jones, P. Burne (Maker)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

35.5 x 30.5 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.105