Search the Collections

The California Beauty
The California Beauty
Publisher:
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Hand-colored Lithograph
Dimensions:
36.3 x 26.2 cm
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1999.20.27
Acquisition Date:
1999-04-08
Credit Line:

Myrton Purkiss Collection, gift of Steve and Charlene Rose

A sentimental portrait of a woman with wavy hair with a strip of leather within. She is wearing a high collared shirt and dress with ruffles, a broach and bow at her neck, earrings. She looks to the left.