National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #740
Subject/Title:
Howard, Mary Bullock as older woman
Artist:Brown, John Henry
Date Created:1853
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:9.5 x 6
Image Dimensions:4.5 x 3.5
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:12/6/2005
Condition:Excellent

Description:Woman in a blue velvet dress and a red shawl over her left arm. The composition is divided by a neutral dark grey on the left and a lush summer landscape on the right.
History of Work:Artist was from London, but work was done in Philadelphia, PA at a cost of $500.
Notes:See also portrait #739. Subject lived from 1819-1855. Daughter of George Gibson Howard.

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