Dama desconocida (Unknown Lady)

  • Ramon Atiles-Perez, Dama desconocida (Unknown Lady), 1843, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Teodoro Vidal Collection, 1997.79.4

Luce Center Label

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
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
3 5/8 x 2 7/8 in. (9.2 x 7.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Teodoro Vidal Collection

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