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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist, attributed to: Lucretia Carew, American, 1778–1862

Memorial locket for Mrs. Lucy Carew Tillinghast (1783-1800)

ca. 1800–1810

Watercolor on ivory in rose gold locket. Reverse: oil paint on paper, ink on gilt paper, over straight hairwork.

Diameter: 4.4 cm, 1 3/4 in.
Promised bequest of Davida Tenenbaum Deutsch and Alvin Deutsch, LL.B. 1958, in honor of Robin Jaffee Frank, Ph.D. 1995
ILE2017.21.2
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Miniatures - Jewelry
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Current owner, Sotheby's Auction House

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