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Lady in a wine red dress
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Lady in a wine red dress


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description Waist-length, three-quarter to right portrait of a lady with smooth black hair, wearing a wine-red velvet dress with low cut lace yoke. This miniature reputedly was taken from the pocket of a dead officer on a Southern battlefield of the Civil War.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/24/1964Treatmentother
6/30/1964Treatmentother
Provenance Herbert Lawton collection [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; A.J. Fink, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; A.J. Fink Foundation, Inc., Baltimore, 1963, by bequest; Walters Art Museum, 1963, by gift.
Credit Gift of the A. Jay Fink Foundation, Inc., Baltimore, in memory of Abraham Jay Fink, 1963

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Period
ca. 1850
Medium
watercolor on ivory
(Miniatures)
Accession Number
38.464
Measurements
H excluding frame: 3 1/2 x W: 2 3/4 in. (8.89 x 6.99 cm); Framed H: 6 1/4 x W: 5 1/4 in. (15.88 x 13.34 cm)
Geographies
  • USA (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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