Portrait of Clarissa Deming Perkins
Images of People
watercolor on ivory
Anson Dickinson (1779-1852)
Litchfield Historical Society
3 5/8" length x 3" width
Rectangular ivory miniature of Clarissa Deming Perkins with sky and landscape background. She is depicted with curled black hair, brown eyes, lace cap with blue ribbon tie under chin. Two-layer lace fichu, black empire dress with blue shawl. Red leather album case with 2 brass hooks. White silk trade card attached to silk lining.
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