Little Girl with Doll

  • John Carlin, Little Girl with Doll, ca. 1854, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1947.1.1

We do not know the identity of this young girl, who is around four or five years old. Her hair has been styled into ringlets, which was fashionable for ladies and children alike during the 1840s and 1850s.

Title
Little Girl with Doll
Artist
Date
ca. 1854
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sight 2 141 78 in. (5.74.8 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – unidentified – child
  • Object – toy – doll
Object Number
1947.1.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
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