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Bust Portrait of a Lady

1830–56
Seth Wells Cheney (American, 1810–1856)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 143, fig. 48

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.3 x 45.6 cm (21 x 17 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1145

Medium or Technique

Charcoal touched with white chalk on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Bust to right. Hair parted in middle, long curls.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1958

Credit Line

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