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Mary Rice Gist (Mrs. William Henry Gist) (1813-1889), (painting)

Title: Mrs. William Henry Gist (Mary Elizabeth Rice) (1813-1889), (painting)
Painter:
Scarborough, William Harrison 1812-1871
Subject:
Gist, William Henry, Mrs. (Mary Elizabeth Rice)
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Greenville County Museum of Art 420 College Street Greenville South Carolina 29601 Accession Number: 89.21.20
Date:
Ca. 1845
Notes:
Severens, Martha R., "Greenville County Museum of Art: The Southern Collection," New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1995, pg. 48.
National Society of Colonial Dames, South Carolina, 1992.
"Thomas Stephen Powell: Portraitist of Greenville District," Greenville, SC: Greenville County Museum of Art, 1991, pg. 71.
"South Carolina Portraits: A Collection of Portraits of South Carolinians and Portraits in South Carolina," Columbia, SC: National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of South Carolina, 1996, pg. 128.
Summary:
Portrait of Mrs. William Henry Gist, her body turned to the left and her gaze directed toward the viewer. She wears an off-the-shoulder dress with puffed sleeves, a scarf, and a pendant around her neck.
Topic:
Portrait female--Waist length
Dress--Accessory--Jewelry
Control number:
IAP 48000030
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_352169

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