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Artist: Eliza Goodridge, 1798–1882
Subject: Julia Porter Dwight, American, 1830–1869

Julia Porter Dwight (1830-1869)

ca. 1832

Watercolor on ivory

2 11/16 × 2 1/4 in. (6.83 × 5.72 cm)
Gift of Leonard F. Hill, B.A. 1969
Not on view
19th century

By family descent in the Dwight and Fiske families until 2000. Purchased from Katherine Davenport of Portland, Oregon, whose husband's mother was a Fiske; Elle Shushan, New York; to Leonard Hill, Los Angeles, by purchase, 2000.


“Acquisitions 2003,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2004): 139, ill.

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 74, 359, pl. 56.

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