Portrait of a Young Lady
John Downman (English, 1750–1824)
Overall: 22.2 x 18.4cm (8 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.) Framed: 34.3 x 30.5 cm (13 1/2 x 12 in.)
Medium or Technique
Watercolor and pastel on tissue or tracing paper and mounted on late 18th century pulp paper
Not On View
Verso of frame: Mrs. Rawlinson.
P. & D. Colnaghi, London. Knoedler, New York. [see note 1] April 2, 1943, sale of Wadsworth R. Lewis estate, Parke-Bernet, New York, lot 402, to Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876- d. 1964), New York and Newport, RI [see note 2]; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA (Accession date: January 8, 1969)
 As noted in the 1943 Parke-Bernet sale catalogue.  This portrait was bought at the same time as 65.2564.
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection