Unknown Artist

American Portrait Painting of a Lady of the Verplanck Family 1820s



Oil on canvas


The painting features a 3/4 bust portrait of a refined lady from the Verplanck family of Orange County, New York. The painting shows a young woman seated for her portrait in a fine black dress and a unique hairstyle. She has a pleasant and relaxed expression on her face. The painting is in its original frame and has a hand-cut stretcher. The frame is a hand-carved wood and gesso.

Dimensions With Frame

H 37.75 in x W 31.5 in x D 3 in

Dimensions Without Frame

H 30.25 in. x W 24.25 in.