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Call #:
1993.21.1
Title:
Eleanor Monahon
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • McGunigle, Dorothy
  • Date:
    1974
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Painting, Portrait
    Materials:
    paint, oil
    canvas
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island,
    Description:
    Portrait of an elderly woman seated, holding a porcelain teapot in one hand, her chin in the other. She is dressed in a white blouse with billowy sleeves and black vest. This is painted in style of John Singleton Copley's famous portrait of Paul Revere.
    Dimensions:
    Height:35.375 in x Width:30.25 in
    Subjects:
    Monahon, Eleanor Bradford, Mrs., 1901-1995
    Revere, Paul, 1735-1818
    Rhode Island Historical Society
    Research Notes:
    Eleanor Monahan was the one time curator of the Rhode Island Historical Society.
    Provenance:
    Gift of Mr. Joseph K. Ott , 1993-05
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