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Not on display. Research Application
Call #:
1986.17.5
Title:
Unidentified Woman
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Lewis, William - Attributed
  • Date:
    1821
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Miniature
    Materials:
    watercolor
    paper
    paint, gouache
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Massachusetts,
    Description:
    Miniature portrait of unidentified woman wearing black shirred and ruffled dress with tight lower sleeves and white lace scoop neckline. She also wears white turban and a brooch and earrings with pink centers and pearls. She has brown curly hair parted in middle and blue eyes. Miniature is in black frame.
    Dimensions:
    Height:5.25 in x Width:5.75 in x Depth:.25 in
    Provenance:
    Bequest of Louise H. DeWolf , 1986
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