ca. 1800-1814 Attributed to Charles Hénard Born: Bourg-en-Bresse, France 1757 watercolor on ivory image (oval): 2 3/8 x 1 15/16 in. (6.1 x 4.9 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer 1999.27.19 Not currently on view
Luce Center Label
Although this miniature is undated, Mrs. Baker’s dress and hairstyle are of the fashion favored in Paris during the early 1800s, and in America by the 1810s.
Portrait female - Baker, Mrs. - bust
painting - miniature
paint - watercolor