Mary Thayer Holden

  • Thomas Young, Mary Thayer Holden, ca. 1805, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore, 1950.4.3

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Mary Thayer Holden was the wife of Captain John Pierce, who served in the artillery at Beaver County, Pennsylvania. The initials “MH” are monogrammed in gold over hairwork on the reverse of the miniature.

Title
Mary Thayer Holden
Artist
Date
ca. 1805
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (7.0 x 5.9 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Henry L. Milmore

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – Holden, Mary Thayer – bust
Object Number
1950.4.3
Palette
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