Ivory: 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (13.3 x 13.3 cm)
Sight: 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (10.8 x 8.3 cm)
Gift of Harry B. Wehle, 1950
Not on view
The sitter was a sister of the artist's wife, Susan Wetherill.
Inscription: [on reverse of case, on a paper label attached to brown paper]: Loan Exhibition of Old Miniatures [handwritten in blue ink]/ THE PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF THE FINE ARTS/ AND THE PENNSYLVANIA SOCIETY OF/ MINIATURE PAINTERS [printed in red ink]/ 236 [stamped in blue ink]/ TENTH ANNUAL EXHIBITION/ TO BE DETACHED AND FIXED ON BACK OF WORK/ TITLE [printed in red ink] Miss Rebecca Wetherill [handwritten in blue ink]/ ARTIST [printed in red ink] George Hewitt Cushman (1814/ 1876) [handwritten in blue ink]/ RETURN ADDRESS [printed in red ink] 919 Pine St. Philadelphia/ To the Misses Cushman [handwritten in blue ink]
[on reverse of case, on a paper label with red printed border attached to brown paper, handwritten in black ink]: Miniature of/ Miss Rebecca Wetherill [underlined]/ George Hewitt Cushman [underlined]/ Owned by/ Miss Alice Cushman/ 919 Pine St./ Philadelphia [illegible heavily crossed out words]