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Lady Helen Vincent, Viscountess d'Abernon, (painting)

Painter:
Sargent, John Singer 1856-1925
Subject:
D'Abernon, Edgar Vincent, Mrs. (Helen Venetia Duncombe), Viscountess
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Birmingham Museum of Art 2000 Eighth Avenue North Birmingham Alabama 35203 Accession Number: 1984.121
Date:
1904
Notes:
Ormond, Richard and Elaine Kilmurray, "John Singer Sargent: complete paintings; volume 3, The later portraits," New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2003, no. 466.
McKibbin, David, "Sargent's Boston," Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, 1956.
Birmingham Museum of Art, "Handbook of the Collection," 1984.
Summary:
Three-quarter length standing portrait of Lady Helen Vincent (1866-1954) leaning her right elbow on the base of a pillar. She wears a black gown with pink satin wrap and she fingers a long pearl necklace with her right hand. A red drape hangs behind her and falls over a balustrade.
Topic:
Portrait female--Knee length
Occupation--Other--Aristocrat
Control number:
IAP 81690130
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_215208

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