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Mrs. Beverly Sydnor (Lucy Claiborne Thweatt) (1791-1868) and Grandchild (Sarah Sydnor DuPre) (1841-1917), (painting)

Painter:
Unknown
Subject:
Sydnor, Beverly, Mrs. (Lucy Claiborne Thweatt)
DuPre, Sarah Sydnor
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1841
Notes:
"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. 369.
Summary:
Portrait of Mrs. Beverly Sydnor seated with her body turned slightly to the left, her gaze directed toward the viewer, and her baby granddaughter Sarah seated on her lap. Mrs. Sydnor wears a dark dress with a white collar trimmed in lace, a ruffled white bonnet, and a pair of spectacles. Her granddaughter Sarah wears a white cap and an off-the-shoulder dress with short puffed sleeves.
Topic:
Portrait group--Family
Portrait female--Waist length
Portrait female--Elderly
Portrait female--Child
Dress--Accessory--Hat
Dress--Accessory--Eye wear
Control number:
IAP 73441167
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

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  • Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museum