Portrait of Young Woman in White Fichu

1831–35
Attributed to Jane Anthony Davis (American, 1821–1855)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1103 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Framed: 14.0 x 10.3 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.1097

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- portraits. Half-length, slightly to right; holding book in right hand. Costume of 1831- 1835.

Markings

Watermark: [18]31

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

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