Mrs. Nathaniel Parkinson

  • Unidentified, Mrs. Nathaniel Parkinson, late 18th - early 19th century, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer, 1999.27.10

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This miniature was originally attributed to the artist William Dunlap, but research has since proved this not to be the case. We do not know the life of Mrs. Nathaniel Parkinson, but her cap suggests that this portrait was painted in the first half of the nineteenth century.

Title
Mrs. Nathaniel Parkinson
Artists
Date
late 18th - early 19th century
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
image (oval): 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. (6.7 x 5.4 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bequest of Mary Elizabeth Spencer

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – Parkinson, Nathaniel Mrs. – bust
  • Dress – accessory – hat
Object Number
1999.27.10
Palette
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