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Portrait of Mrs. Elijah Boardman and Her Son William Whiting Boardman, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Earl, Ralph  Search this
Subject:
Boardman, Elijah, Mrs  Search this
Boardman, William Whiting  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens 1151 Oxford Road San Marino California 91108 Accession Number: 83.8.15
Date:
Ca. 1798
Notes:
Walther, Susan Danly, "The Virginia Steele Scott Gallery at the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, San Marino, California," Antiques 130 (Aug. 1986): pg. 270-279.
"The Huntington Art Collections: A Handbook," San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1986.
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, collection printout 2008.
Antiques, (Oct. 1974).
Summary:
Mrs. Boardman sits in a chair at right. She holds her son at her proper right side. Next to the subjects is a table covered with a cloth. A hat is on the table. Behind the subjects, heavy drapery hangs on the right, and a landscape view, probably of New Milford, Connecticut, appears on the left.
Topic:
Portrait group--Family--Mother & Child  Search this
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Portrait male--Child  Search this
Landscape--Connecticut--New Milford  Search this
Control number:
IAP 80041404
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_174979