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Artist: Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), 1809–1854

Portrait of Five Children

ca. 1845

Watercolor on ivory

4 5/8 × 3 3/8 in. (11.7 × 8.6 cm)
Gift of Amelia J. Zoler, B.S. 1987, M.A. 1987
2018.183.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Miniatures
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Edward Grosvenor Paine, New Orleans, Louisiana; Christie's London, Important Portait Miniatures, April 15, 1997, lot 143; Wayne Pratt, Woodbury, Connecticut

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