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Miss Mary Angell

1901 Carolyn D. Tyler Born: Chicago, Illinois 1867 Died: Evanston, Illinois, 1951 watercolor on ivory sight 2 3/4 x 2 in. (7.0 x 5.1 cm) oval Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund 1959.7.25 Not currently on view


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Other than her name and approximate age (early twenties), we know nothing about the sitter in this portrait. The painting is housed in an intricately carved ivory frame, which complements the portrait’s soft colors and delicate brushwork.

Keywords

Portrait female - Angell, Mary - bust

painting - miniature

paint - watercolor

ivory

About Carolyn D. Tyler

Born: Chicago, Illinois 1867 Died: Evanston, Illinois, 1951

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