Portrait of a Lady

  • Henry Brintnell Bounetheau, Portrait of a Lady, ca. 1850, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau, 1946.3.11

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The young lady in this portrait wears a gown typical of the mid-1800s, with a narrow, pointed bodice and off-the-shoulder sleeves.

Title
Portrait of a Lady
Artist
Date
ca. 1850
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sight 4 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (11.7 x 9.2 cm) rectangle
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – unidentified – waist length
Object Number
1946.3.11
Palette
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