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Painter:
Sully, Thomas 1783-1872  Search this
Subject:
Sully, Blanche  Search this
Sully, Rosalie Kemble  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Columbia Museum of Art 1112 Bull Street Columbia South Carolina 29201 Accession Number: 1952.58
Date:
1842
Notes:
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Sale 782 (June 5-7,1946), lot 169.
Biddle, Edward and Mantle Fielding, "The life and works of Thomas Sully (1783-1872)," Philadelphia: Wickersham Press, 1921, no. 1693.
Parris, Nina G., "South Carolina Collection, 1779-1985," Columbia, SC: Columbia Museum of Art, 1986, pg. 30-32.
"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. 368.
Summary:
A bust-length portrait of the artist's daughters, Blanche and Rosalie, one looking to the right and the other facing front, resting her chin on her sister's shoulder.
Topic:
Portrait group--Family--Siblings  Search this
Portrait female--Bust  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61504103
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_86437