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On display at the John Brown House Museum
Call #:
1956.6.2
Title:
Sarah Smart (Mrs. Thomas Smart)
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Earl, James
  • Date:
    ca. 1785
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Portrait
    Materials:
    oil
    canvas
    Place of production/origin:
    United States,
    Description:
    Three quarter length portrait of a woman seated in green/black Windsor chair facing right center and wearing a long sleeved V-neck dress, a yellow shawl with red and green floral design, and a white ribbon bonnet. She is holding a small fan.
    Dimensions:
    Height:30.5 in x Width:25.5 in
    Subjects:
    Smart, Sarah, Mrs., 1746-1835
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mrs. A. Utley Wilcox , 1956
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 16, page 18. RI History: Spring & Summer 1972)
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