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Call #:
1951.8.2
Title:
Mary Elizabeth Burrill Curtis (Mrs. George Curtis)
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Alexander, Francis, 1800-1880
  • Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Portrait
    Materials:
    oil
    canvas
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island, Providence
    Description:
    Half figure seated portrait of woman with dark hair, white dress, and red shawl.
    Dimensions:
    Height:30 in x Width:27 in
    Research Notes:
    Mary Elizabeth Burrill married George Curtis. She was born 26 October, 1798 in Providence, Rhode Island.
    Provenance:
    Gift of George W. Curtis , 1951-05
    Bibliographic References:
    (Goodyear Jr., Frank H. American Paintings in the Rhode Island Historical Society. Providence, RI: the Rhode Island Historical Society, 1974. Image 161, page 100.)
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