Portrait of a Young Woman
Vincent Colyer (American, 1825–1888)
Sheet (oval, sight): 50.8 x 40 cm (20 x 15 3/4 in.) Framed (oval): 66 x 55.9 cm (26 x 22 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black chalk heightened with white on buff paper
Not On View
Later Mrs. Henry C. Morse of Boston.
Signed at right: V Colyer / May 1856. Framed in gold oval frame.
Mrs. Henry C. Morse, Boston, MA; Mrs. J.J. McGill; Barbara Whitley (granddaughter of J.J. McGill), Westmount, Quebec, Canada; gift to MFA, September 1995.
Gift of Miss Barbara Whitley in memory of her grandmother Mrs. J. J. McGill