Painting

Object number
40.2.1
Title
Mrs. Simon Newton
Creator
Staigg, Richard Morrell
Date
1817 – 1881
Description
Bust-length portrait of Mrs. Simon Newton, subject turned to the right; brown eyes, short black hair which curls at ends; black dress trimmed with white lace around neckline. Also wearing a white scarf with green designs, held by round red pin in center. Richard Staigg, who was born in England, settled in Newport and received his first instruction from Jane Stuart.
Materials
oil paint
wood
Credit Line
Mrs. E. Newton
Object Type
paintings (visual works)
Related People & Organizations
Newton, Emily (associated)
Newton, Simon, Mrs. (associated)