Portrait of Mrs. Hart (Elizabeth Bull)

Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1080 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Overall: 69.9 x 59.1cm (27 1/2 x 23 1/4in.) Framed: 83.2 x 73 cm (32 3/4 x 28 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

60.843

Medium or Technique

Pastel on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Pastels

Folk art- portraits. Wife of man in no. 60.842. Half-length, seated in straight-back chair, three-quarters to right. Wearing drop earring and low-cut dress over bodice and long sleeves of embroidered net; ruffled collar and cap of similar net. Book in right hand. Looped curtain upper left, bookcase right.

Credit Line

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