Elsie Clough Street
1898 Gerald Sinclair Hayward Born: Port Hope, Ontario, Canada 1845 Died: New York, New York 1926 watercolor on ivory 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. (7.0 x 5.4 cm) oval Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Mrs. James Walter Rickey 1998.47 Not currently on view
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There is no record of anyone by the name Elsie Clough Street living in America at the time this portrait was painted. The girl shown is in her early teens and wears a high-necked day dress decorated with ruffles of lace.
Portrait female - Street, Elsie Clough - waist length
painting - miniature
paint - watercolor