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Call #:
1984.8.1
Title:
Julia Treadwell Pinckney
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Doyle, William - Artist
  • Date:
    1815-1820
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifacts; Art; Portrait
    Materials:
    pastel
    paper
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island, Providence
    Description:
    Waist-length portrait of a young woman with medium-brown hair and blue eyes, wearing a high-waisted, long-sleeved gown of fine dotted swiss. Dress has an embroidered ruffled collar, decorative tucks at shoulder, and decorative trim at sleeve seam and across upper arm. A fine white shawl with pale pink border is draped around her shoulders. Her hair is pulled up and secured in a bun or chignon at the back of her head, with curls farming her face, and a fine braid wrapped across her forehead. face. She wears pearl or paste earrings and a hair comba ornamented with paste jewels. Pendant of 1984.8.2.
    Dimensions:
    Height:25 in x Width:20.75 in
    Subjects:
    Pinckney, Julia Treadwell
    Doyle, William M.S., 1769-1828
    Portraits
    Research Notes:
    Julia Treadwell Pinckney of Providence, great-grandmother of Emily Callaway Hunt
    Provenance:
    Gift of Dr. Arthur B. Kern , 1984
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