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Artist: Edward Greene Malbone, American, 1777–1807
Subject: Mary Hooper, American, 1779/1780–1831

Mary Hooper (Mrs. Alexander Schaw, Mrs. James Fleming) (1779/1780-1831)

probably 1802

Watercolor on ivory

2 11/16 × 2 1/4 in. (6.8 × 5.7 cm) framed (H): 3 1/4 in.(8.3 cm)
Gift of Davida Tenenbaum Deutsch and Alvin Deutsch, LL.B. 1958, in honor of Kathleen Luhrs
2006.225.8
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Miniatures - Jewelry
Provenance: 

Sotheby's; Davida Tenenbaum Deutsch and Alvin Deutsch, LL.B. 1958

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 190, ill.

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 72, pls. 53, 358.

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.