Elizabeth Chandler Putnam

  • William Dunlap, Elizabeth Chandler Putnam, ca. 1826, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1981.65

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This miniature of Elizabeth Putnam (1770-1820) is attributed to William Dunlap on stylistic grounds, and the artist apparently painted it several years after her death. She had married Ebenezer Putnam in 1786, and was the daughter of the Honorable John Chandler and Dorothy Paine.

Title
Elizabeth Chandler Putnam
Artist
Attributed to William Dunlap
Date
ca. 1826
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. (8.2 x 6.3 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – Putnam, Elizabeth Chandler – bust
Object Number
1981.65
Palette
Linked Open Data
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