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Study of Elizabeth Porden, the wife of Sir John Franklin

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite pencil: "E Borden/ 1807".

Provenance

Gift to MFA of Mr. Rowland Burdon-Muller and William A. Sargent Fund; December 10, 1953 Formerly in collection of John Murray III & A.H. Hallam Murray; Dealer: Raphael King Ltd., London

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Rowland Burdon-Muller and the William A. Sargent Fund

Girl leaning on table, 1/2 length, almost profile.

1807

Accession Number

53.2630

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

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