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Portrait of a Woman

Portrait of an old lady, dressed in green with a gilded cap covering her hair.

Provenance

Until 1874, Gardner Brewer (b. 1806 - d. 1874), Boston; by descent to his daughter, Caroline Abigail Brewer (Mrs. Arthur) Croft (d. 1898), Boston; 1901, bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Accession Number

01.6239

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Miniatures