Portrait of Lydia Watson, wife of Col. Watson. Age, 55 .
Karolik cat. no 1090 (Folk artists)
Sheet: 10.2 x 8.1 cm (4 x 3 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite and watercolor on paper
Not On View
Folk art- portraits. Companion piece with no. 1089. Bust , facing, in cap with ribbon bow and pleating.
On back of frame: 1833 age 55 yrs. wife of Col. j.W. Watson Princeton, Mass.
Watermark: J Whatman, turkey Mills
1951, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 8, 1951)
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875