Lady's Coiffure with Flowers and Jewels

Emily Eastman (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1263 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.2 x 34.1 cm (17 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.129

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Bust, three-quarters to left, with headdress of jeweled crown, flowers and embroidered veil.

Inscription

On verso in graphite: This picture painted by / Mrs Dr Daniel Baker soon after/ she (married April 4th, 1824); and below: for Julia Cooke/ Nov. 28, 1878

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 8, 1964; accessioned February 14, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875