Identification and Creation
Object Number
H773
People
William Matthew Prior (Bath, ME 1806 - 1873 Boston, MA)
Title
Woman with Spectacles
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1838
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/101510
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
sight: 81.3 x 71.1 cm (32 x 28 in.)
framed: 96.5 x 86.4 x 7.6 cm (38 x 34 x 3 in.)
Provenance
Gift of Mrs. Gardiner H. Fiske to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, 1959.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Gift of Mrs. Gardiner H. Fiske to Radcliffe College, 1959
Object Number
H773
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. and Melissa Renn, American Paintings at Harvard, Volume One: Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels by Artists Born before 1826, Yale University Press (U.S.) and Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge and New Haven, 2014), pp. 405-6, cat. 366, ill.

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