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Sarah Carter Stearns

ca. 1845 Sarah C. Frothingham Born: 1821 Died: New York, New York 1861 watercolor on ivory sight 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 in. (6.7 x 5.7 cm) rectangle Smithsonian American Art Museum Bequest of Mary Roberta Stearns 1928.1.3 Not currently on view


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Sarah Carter Stearns was the artist’s aunt, and the mother of famed Boston naturalist Robert Edwards Carter Stearns.

Keywords

Portrait female - Stearns, Sarah Carter - bust

painting - miniature

paint - watercolor

ivory

About Sarah C. Frothingham

Born: 1821 Died: New York, New York 1861

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