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Portrait of Mrs. Mary Dyer

Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1073 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.7 x 7.6 cm (3 13/16 x 3 in.) In oval

Accession Number

57.222

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- portraits. Half-length, slightly to right, in muslin bonnet and black gloves, holding paper with her name on it. Dark background.

Inscription

On verso in pen and ink: Mary Dyer

Provenance

1957, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 11, 1957)

Credit Line

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