American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: Eliza Goodridge, 1798–1882
Subject: Elizabeth Russell Fiske, American, ca. 1799–1833

Elizabeth Russell Fiske (ca. 1799 - 1833)

ca. 1832

Watercolor on ivory

3 9/16 x 2 11/16 in. (9.05 x 6.83 cm)
Gift of Leonard F. Hill, B.A. 1969
2003.133.3
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Miniatures
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

By family descent in the Dwight and Fiske families. Purchased from Katherine Davenport of Portland, Oregon, whose husband's mother was a Fiske; Elle Shushan; Leonard Hill

Bibliography: 

“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. 57.

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