Theresa Diana Levesque

Ambrose Duval painted this portrait a few years after he arrived in New Orleans. It is not clear how he knew the young lady Theresa Diana Levesque, but she appears to have been a woman of fashion, and would have been nearly the same age as the artist.

Title
Theresa Diana Levesque
Artist
Date
1810
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sight 2 122 in. (6.45.1 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor on ivory
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – Levesque, Theresa Diana – bust
Object Number
1975.59.2
Palette
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