Henry Tracy Richards

  • Glenora Richards, Henry Tracy Richards, ca. 1955, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the American Society of Miniature Painters, 1965.30.19

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This miniature captures an informal image of Glenora Richards’s younger son. The gray and lavender washes of color in the background heighten the intense blue of Henry’s eyes, while the angle of his shoulders emphasizes his alert expression.

Title
Henry Tracy Richards
Artist
Date
ca. 1955
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 2 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. (5.8 x 4.8 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the American Society of Miniature Painters

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Richards, Henry Tracy – bust
Object Number
1965.30.19
Palette
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