Daniel F. Ames, Portrait of a Lady, ca. 1850, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau, 1946.3.17
The lady in this portrait wears her hair pulled over her ears and tied in a knot at the back, a style that was fashionable for older women during the mid-nineteenth century.
Portrait of a Lady
- ca. 1850
- On View
- Not on view.
sight 2 1/8 x 1 5/8 in. (5.5 x 4.1 cm) octagon
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Mrs. Henry Du Pré Bounetheau
- Mediums Description
- watercolor on ivory
- Portrait female – unidentified – bust
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