Painting

Object number
50.1.4
Title
Mrs. Benjamin Ellery
Creator
Partridge, Nehemiah
Date
circa 1717
Description
Three-quarter portrait of Mrs. Benjamin Ellery (1678-1742) nee Abigail Wilkins. Standing, facing right; her left hand is holding a white and red rose and her left arm is casually bent at her waistline; she is wearing a grey black dress decorated with lace around bustline and sleeves; a sash is tied around waist; also wearing a lacy veil which hangs down on each side, and she wears a beaded necklace.
Materials
oil paint
canvas
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. George A. Grossman
Object Type
oil paintings (visual works)
Related People & Organizations
Partridge, Nehemiah (associated)
Grossman, George A., Mrs. (associated)
Ellery, Abigail (Wilkins), 1678-1742 (subject)