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Bust portrait of a woman

Bust portrait of a woman with ringlets, facing right in blue off the shoulder dress with white lace at neck against a gray hatched background, fragments of backing paper on reverse. Located in the top drawer on the left side of the paint box formerly belonging to Caroline Schetky Richardson.

Credit Line

Gift of William and Nancy Osgood

about 1820–30

Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 x 6.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1995.156.34

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Miniatures