Portrait of a Lady

  • P. E. Stroëhling, Portrait of a Lady, ca. 1800, watercolor on ivory, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund, 1959.7.21

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Painted around the beginning of the nineteenth century, this portrait shows a romantic profile of a young lady with a scarf wrapped carelessly around her disheveled hair.

Title
Portrait of a Lady
Artist
Date
ca. 1800
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sight 2 x 1 5/8 in. (5.1 x 4.1 cm) oval
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Catherine Walden Myer Fund

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – unidentified – child
  • Portrait female – unidentified – bust
Object Number
1959.7.21
Palette
Linked Open Data
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