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Elizabeth Brown Wallace Wallace (Mrs. Howson H. Wallace, Sr.) (1808-1886) of Fredericksburg, Virginia, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Elder, John Adams 1833-1895  Search this
Subject:
Wallace, Howson H., Sr., Mrs., (Elizabeth Brown Wallace)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1856
Notes:
Owner, 2006, 2011.
"A Retrospective Exhibition of the Works of John Adams Elder 1833-1895," Richmond, VA: The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts," 1947, no. 34.
signed
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Summary:
Portrait of Mrs. Howson H. Wallace, Sr. seated on green upholstered chair, her body turned to the left, and her gaze directed toward the viewer. She wears a black dress adorned with a white collar. Her dark hair is parted in the middle and swept back under a ruggled white lace cap.
Topic:
Portrait female--Waist length  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 9D640013
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_377657