Wilhelmina

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Object Name: 
Reverse Painting
Title: 
Wilhelmina
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
64.3.133
Dimensions: 
(Frame): 41.6 x 33.7 cm; (glass): 32.5 cm x 24.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Col. and Mrs. Edgar William Garbisch
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass. Rectangle; half-length portrait of a young woman wearing her brown hair on top of her head and a light green dress with rose-colored sleeves, gold sash, white lace veil over her shoulders and a high lace collar with green bow; brownish gray background; narrow black border outlines the image areas and a wide white margin fills out the panel; title is in black script against the white margin at bottom center. Frame: flat varnished wood, mitered corners.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Garbisch, Bernice Chrysler (Mrs. Edgar William), Source
1964-12-23
Garbisch, Edgar William, Source
1964-12-23
Color: 
Reverse Paintings on Glass: The Mildred Lee Ward Collection (1978) illustrated, p. 114, #424; BIB# 29255