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Abigail Adams (Mrs. John Adams)

Item Information

Title:
Abigail Adams (Mrs. John Adams)
Description:
This pastel portrait depicts Abigail Smith Adams (1744-1818) and was painted by Benjamin Blyth (1746-1787?) circa 1766, shortly after she married John Adams. Artwork 01.026
Creator:
Blyth, Benjamin, 1746-1787?
Date:
[ca. 1766]
Format:
Paintings
Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Collection (local):
Massachusetts Historical Society Collection
Subjects:
History
Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818
Places:
United States
Extent:
57 cm x 44.3 cm; in frame 68 cm x 55.2 cm
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Terms of Use:
Item from the collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society. Image use and licensing information: www.masshist.org/library/permissions
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Language:
English
Identifier:
nuview_69