Sally Elliott de Poyen

about 1840
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1087 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.2 x 30.5 cm (15 7/16 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

56.418

Medium or Technique

Pastel on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Folk Art- Portrait- Bust, three-quarters to left. Round-necked dress. Dark hair in bangs. Daughter of Thomas and Sarah Elliott, born July 12, 1781, East Haverhill, MA; married Joseph Rochemont de Poyen, exile of Guadeloupe, West Indies, March 5, 1805.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956
Coll. Isabel Carlton Wilde, Cambridge, MA

Credit Line

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