ca. 1835 Sarah Goodridge Born: Templeton, Massachusetts 1788 Died: Boston, Massachusetts 1853 watercolor on ivory sight 3 5/8 x 3 in. (9.2 x 7.6 cm) rectangle, irregular Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund 1942.11.3 Not currently on view
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Edward Appleton was Sarah Goodridge’s nephew, the son of Sarah’s sister, Beulah Goodridge, and Thomas Appleton, who were married in Boston in 1812. In 1851, Sarah bought a house in Reading that she shared with her sister’s family.
Portrait male - Appleton, Edward - bust
painting - miniature
paint - watercolor