Mrs. John Corlis (Susannah Condé Russell)
1795 Edward Greene Malbone Born: Newport, Rhode Island 1777 Died: Savannah, Georgia 1807 watercolor on ivory sight 2 7/8 x 2 3/8 in. (7.3 x 6.0 cm) oval Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase 1980.29.2 Not currently on view
Luce Center Label
Susannah Russell was a descendant of the Condé and Bourbon houses, and counted several French kings in her lineage, including Louis IV.
Portrait female - Corlis, John, Mrs. - bust
painting - miniature
paint - watercolor