Teresa

  • Anthony de Francisci, Teresa, 1920, gold plated brass, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci, 1966.51.86

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Anthony de Francisci created this bas-relief as a gift for his new bride, Maria Teresa Cafarelli, shortly after the couple married in 1920. Teresa was twenty-two years old and appears here in a sporting outfit and turban worn by women in the years just after World War I.

Title
Teresa
Artist
Date
1920
On View
Dimensions
16 3/4 x 9 1/4 in. (42.5 x 23.4 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci

Mediums
Mediums Description
gold plated brass
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – unidentified – Teresa
  • Animal – dog – collie
Object Number
1966.51.86
Palette
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