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Mrs. Palmer

Artist:
John Downman (British, Ruabon, Wales 1750–1824 Wrexham, Wales)
Date:
1785
Medium:
Watercolor, colored chalk over graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 1/8 x 7 3/8 in. (20.6 x 18.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Stillman Harkness, 1950
Accession Number:
50.145.14
Not on view
Signature: Signed in graphite at lower right of recto: "J. Downman/ Pt./ 1785"

Inscription: Inscribed in graphite at center of verso: "5"

Marking: Sticker on frame back (now removed): "Mrs. Palmer / nee Campbell.
Daniel H. Farr / Company/ Antique Works of Art/ 11 East 57th Street, N.Y."
Mary Stillman Harkness; Donor: Mary Stillman Harkness
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