ca. 1840 Sarah Goodridge Born: Templeton, Massachusetts 1788 Died: Boston, Massachusetts 1853 watercolor on ivory sight 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 in. (6.7 x 5.7 cm) rectangle Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund 1942.11.7 Not currently on view
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This is a portrait of Sarah Goodridge’s niece, the daughter of Sarah’s sister Beulah and her husband, Thomas Appleton. Sarah also painted another miniature of one of the Appleton children, Sarah, with her cat, Sanko.
Animal - cat
Portrait female - Appleton, Beulah - bust
Portrait female - child - bust
painting - miniature
paint - watercolor