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Artist: Pierre Henri, American, born France, ca. 1760–1822
Artist, formerly attributed to: John Ramage, British, born Ireland, ca. 1748–1802, active United States, 1775–94

Mrs. Alexander Rose (Margaret Smith) (b. 1747)

between 1790 and 1793

Watercolor over graphite pencil on ivory

2 x 1 9/16 in. (5.1 x 4 cm) framed (H): 2 1/8 in.(5.4 cm)
Lelia A. and John Hill Morgan, B.A. 1893, LL.B. 1896, M.A. (Hon.) 1929, Collection
1940.516
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Miniatures - Jewelry
Status: 
On view*
Provenance: 

the sitter; to her daughter, Amelia Rose; to her niece, Mrs. Amelia L. (Rose) Guerard, until 1885; to her son, Dr. Arthur Rose Guerard, Rutherford, N.J., until 1930; sold to John Hill Morgan, New York, via Ehrich Gallery, 1930-1940; to Yale University Art Gallery, 1940.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.