Francis " Fanny " Cadwallader Crowninshield (Mrs. John Quincy Adams II )
Richard Saltonstall Greenough (1819–1904)
Object Place: Florence or Rome, Italy
30.48 x 33.02 x 15.24 cm (12 x 13 x 6 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A third-life-sized bust of a young girl, about ten years old, with her hair pulled back in two lateral plaits across the top of her neck; it then falls loose down the front of her shoulders; a ribbon also decorates her hair on the proper left side behind her ear.
Inherited by the donor, Fanny Crowninshield Mason, from the original owner and sitter, Mrs. John Quincy Adams II, her grandmother and namesake.
Bequest of Fanny Crowninshield Mason