Memorial to William Henry, Jr. (d. 1805) and Mrs. Polly Henry (d. 1807)

American
about 1807
Polly (Robinson) Henry (American, active around 1807)


Dimensions

Overall: 54.6 x 73.7cm (21 1/2 x 29 in.) Framed: 69.9 x 88.9 cm (27 1/2 x 35 in.)

Accession Number

1979.622

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- memorial. Watercolor on silk. Original gold frame and eglomise glass lettered “Painted by Polly Henry”. Painted in Chester, Vermont.

Provenance

Coll.: the artist; her sister Annoch Henry Hammond; Mrs. Margaret S. Weatson (Milton, Mass.); Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA December 19, 1979

Credit Line

M. and M. Karolik Fund