[Portrait of woman]

Unknown1860s - 1880s

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Portrait of seated woman resting one arm on a covered table. She is wearing gold earrings and a plain black dress with white lace collar and gold circular pin. The painting on one hand has chipped away. Tintype is in a paper mat with a gold glitter border.


  • Title: [Portrait of woman]
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1860s - 1880s
  • Location Created: United States
  • Physical Dimensions: Sheet: 21.3 × 15.8 cm (8 3/8 × 6 1/4 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Hand-colored tintype
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 2009.140.95
  • Culture: American
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Gift of Mitchell and Nancy Steir
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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