Dama desconocida (Unknown Lady)

According to the inscription on this miniature, this unknown lady was painted when she was fifty-three years old. She holds a small fan, probably made from ivory or mother-of-pearl and embellished with the same design as her lace shawl.

Title
Dama desconocida (Unknown Lady)
Artist
Date
1843
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
3 582 78 in. (9.27.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Teodoro Vidal Collection

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – furniture – chair
  • Ethnic – Hispanic
  • Portrait female – unidentified – waist length
  • Dress – accessory – fan
Object Number
1997.79.4
Palette
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