Henry B. Bounetheau's Aunt
ca. 1804 Edward Greene Malbone Born: Newport, Rhode Island 1777 Died: Savannah, Georgia 1807 watercolor on ivory 3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in. (8.6 x 7.0 cm) oval Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau 1946.3.16 Not currently on view
Luce Center Label
Henry Bounetheau was a leading miniaturist in Charleston, South Carolina. It is not clear which of his aunts appears in this miniature.
Portrait female - Bounetheau, Henry B., aunt - bust
painting - miniature
paint - watercolor