Fine quality work, especially evident in hair. Well dressed, with matching necklace, earrings and diadem.
Undated, but I believe it is 18th century. Purchased in France.
Image painted on paper.
Unframed. No identifying marks. Light creases, paint thins outer edge.
6.3 cm diameter.
Listed in the Maryland Historical Society Saint-Memin Print Collection as: ‘Gilmore, Mrs. William Baltimore 1803...
Handwritten on card: ‘Samuel Purviance, 1805.’ Image is glued to cardboard card. ‘Samuel D. Purviance ...