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PORTRAIT OF A LADY

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PORTRAIT OF A LADY

Made by: Christina Sanders Robertson

On view in: Marjorie Post's Bedroom Hall


About this object

Portrait of a young lady seated before a red curtain with a column and sky to the right. She is dressed in dark grey silk and wears a lace cap tied with a blue ribbon. In her right hand she holds a small square of paper on which is painted a miniature of a young officer in uniform.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
PORTRAIT OF A LADY
Made from:
Oil on canvas
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
1840-1854
Size:
27.3 x 22.9 cm (10 3/4 x 9 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.71
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
LABEL on back Label no longer extant. According to files, it read "Portrait of the English School" in Russian.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973