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Ada Brown

Artist:
John Henry Brown (1818–1891)
Date:
1847
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
1 15/16 in. (4.9 cm) x 1 7/16 in. (3.61 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Martha J. Fleischman Gift, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.51
Not on view
The sitter was the artist's daughter.
Signature: Bottom edge: By the Father July 1847.

Inscription: Inscribed along bottom edge: By the Father July 1847.
Inscribed on backing paper: Ada / 3yrs. / J. Henry Brown / Pinxit / 1847

Marking: On back of case: collection sticker, 78
Collection of Sim Callon, Natchez, Miss., since the 1950's. The collection sticker on the back (78) is his.
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