Drawing of Maryann Bacon Whittlesey
Images of People
pencil on paper
Thomas Hanford Wentworth (1781-1849)
Litchfield Historical Society
5 3/4" length x 6 7/8" width
Young woman facing left. Hair with front Greek curls, back pulled to bun with tortoise shell comb. Lace, eyes, comb, and lips colored. Dress has high ruffled neck, lace over shoulders and neck. Low-cut empire style with tie bows in back. Frame is concave black wood, glass is reverse painted black and gold to form oval.
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