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Abigail Adams (Mrs. John Adams)

Item Information

Title:
Abigail Adams (Mrs. John Adams)
Description:
This unfinished head-and-shoulders view of Abigail Adams (1744-1818) was made by an unidentified artist between 1800 and 1814. The portrait was originally attributed to Gilbert Stuart, but x-ray examination at the National Portrait Gallery determined that this painting is not his work. This is an unfinished portrait. Artwork 01.112
Date:
1800–1814
Format:
Paintings
Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Collection (local):
Massachusetts Historical Society Collection
Subjects:
History
Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818
Places:
United States
Extent:
55.3 cm x 44.5 cm
Link to Item:
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_165