Portrait of a Young Woman

Object Number: 
1947.362
Date: 
1839
Medium: 
Black and red chalk, white gouache, and graphite on brown paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 7 1/2 in. ( 22.9 x 19 cm ) mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "W.R. Miller/1839" inscription: lower right: "Newcastle"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "W R Miller / 1839"; inscribed at lower right: "Newcastle"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
The artist studied painting in his native England before coming to the United States in 1844. After 1847 he maintained a studio in New York, where he lived until his death.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriski
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group