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Creator:
John Smart, 1741–1811, British
Title:

Portrait of a Young Lady, probably the artist’s daughter Anna Maria Woolf

Former Title(s):

Portrait of a Young Lady

Date:
1788
Medium:
Gouache and watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Image: 2 3/8 x 1 3/4 inches (6 x 4.4 cm) and Frame: 2 1/2 x 2 x 1/4 inches (6.4 x 5.1 x 0.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on recto: “J S | 1788 | I”

Signed and dated in brown watercolor lower right: "JS | 1789"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.2.93
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors-Miniatures
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait
Associated People:
Woolf (née Smart), Anna Maria (1766–1813)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11644
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Holly Shaffer, Adapting the eye, An archive of the British in India, 1770-1830 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2011, p. 30, no. 87, V2359 (YCBA)


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