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Portrait of two children

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Portrait of two children (infants), one with light brown hair, one with dark brown hair, both in white gowns with blue bows at shoulders. Painted on ivory with backing paper. 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: 6.4 x 4.9 cm (2 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1995.156.33

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Miniatures