Painting (visual work)

Object number
01.233
Title
Mrs. Sarah Peters Bliss
Creator
Otis, Bass
Date
circa 1845
Description
Portrait of Sarah Peters Bowker; she would later become Mrs. Richard Bliss. Half length portrait, subject faces right, subject is a young girl with blue eyes and short brown hair, wears a pink dress with white lace trim; holds book in right hand on lap. Sarah Bowker married Richard Bliss (1839-1916). Painting was probably done by Otis in Boston, Mass.
Materials
oil paint
canvas
Object Type
paintings (visual works)
Related People & Organizations
Bliss, Sarah Bowker, Mrs. (associated)
Bass, Otis (associated)