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Call #:
1891.2.2
Title:
Mrs. Samuel Browne Jr. (Katherine Winthrop)
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Smibert, John - Artist
  • Date:
    1734
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifacts; Art; Portrait
    Materials:
    paint, oil
    canvas
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Massachusetts,
    Description:
    Three quarter length portrait of a seated woman in blue dress with a red scarf. Her right hand is in her lap and her left hand is holding a sprig of flowers to her bosom. There is a wooded landscape in background.
    Dimensions:
    Height:50 in x Width:40 in
    --or--
    Height:127 cm x Width:101.6 cm
    Subjects:
    Smibert, John, 1688-1751
    Browne, Katherine, Mrs.
    Portraits
    Portraits, American
    Research Notes:
    Formerly thought to be a portrait of Mrs. Joseph Wanton.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Edward Perry Warren , 1891
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 3, page 5.)
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