Mrs. John Watson (Matilda)

Media - 1948.3.2 - SAAM-1948.3.2_1 - 1126
Copied Sarah Goodridge, Mrs. John Watson (Matilda), ca. 1825, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1948.3.2
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Artwork Details

Title
Mrs. John Watson (Matilda)
Date
ca. 1825
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sight 3 142 12 in. (8.16.3 cm) oval
Credit Line
Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund
Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female — Watson, George, Mrs. — bust
  • Portrait female — Watson, Matilda — bust
Object Number
1948.3.2

Artwork Description

Mrs. John Watson’s frilled gown and extravagant jewelry capture the romantic revival that took place during the 1820s.