Portrait of a Lady

  • Hiram Powers, Portrait of a Lady, ca. 1867, plaster, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase in memory of Ralph Cross Johnson, 1968.155.94

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There are many unidentified portraits in the Hiram Powers collection. Portrait of a Girl may show the daughter of Henry A. Dyke, a wool merchant from New York. Portrait of a Lady was probably modeled in 1867 and could be of Mrs. George Martin, a patron of Powers.

Title
Portrait of a Lady
Artist
Date
ca. 1867
On View
Dimensions
24 3/4 x 19 5/8 x 11 1/4 in. (62.9 x 50.0 x 28.7 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase in memory of Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
plaster
Classifications
Keywords
  • Study – sculpture model
  • Portrait female – unidentified – bust
Object Number
1968.155.94
Palette
Linked Open Data
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