Portrait of Lucinda Brown
Joseph H. Davis (American, 1811–1865)
Karolik cat. no 1106 (Folk artists)
Sheet: 21.7 x 15.6 cm (8 9/16 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen, ink and watercolor on paper
Not On View
Folk art- portraits. Young woman standing on boldly patterned rug, profile to right, holding flowers in right hand and book in left.
Lower margin in decorative black script (ink): Lucinda Brown Aged 23 years. 1834.
1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1960)
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875