New York, East
16 January 2001
William Sidney Mount (1807-1868)
Portrait of Ruth Hawkins
inscribed 'Painted from Memory /by W.S. Mount/Portrait of Mrs. Ruth Hawkins/Aged 92 Years' (on stretcher)
oil on canvas
9¼ x 7½ in. (23.5 x 19.1 cm.)
By descent in the artist's family.
The subject of this work is the artist's grandmother.
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