Unidentified, Adeline Morgan Thompson, ca. 1840, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mildred A. Thompson, 1983.106
Adeline Morgan Thompson was born around 1799. She married Allen Thompson, a printer in Philadelphia, and together they had eight children. In this portrait, her simple hairstyle and fashionably revealing dress emphasize her elegant jewelry and make her appear younger than her forty years.
Adeline Morgan Thompson
- ca. 1840
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2 1/2 x 2 in. (6.4 x 5.1 cm) oval
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Mildred A. Thompson
- Portrait female – Thompson, Adeline Morgan – bust
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