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Adaline Peters Brown

Artist:
John Henry Brown (1818–1891)
Date:
1846
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Image: 3 1/16 x 2 1/2 in. (7.8 x 6.4 cm) Ivory: 3 1/8 x 2 3/4 in. (7.9 x 7 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Maria DeWitt Jesup Fund, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.21.2
Not on view
The sitter was the artist's wife.
Signature: [on obverse, on center bottom]: July 8, 1846.
[on obverse, lower right]: J. H. Brown. July 8, 1846 [flourish?]

Inscription: Printed paper exhibition label filled out by hand in blue ink, formerly attached to verso: THE PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF THE FINE ARTS / AND THE PENNSYLVANIA SOCIETY OF / MINIATURE PAINTERS / TENTH ANNUAL EXHIBITION / TO BE DETACHED AND FIXED ON BACK OF WORK / TITLE Adaline Peters Brown / ARTIST J. Henry Brown / RETURN ADDRESS J Howard Brown / 328 Walnut St
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