Bust-length portrait of a young woman shown in profile view facing left. She is shown against a dark ground; she wears a white cap and dark brown dress with white collar.


  • Title: The maid
  • Creator: Ellsworth Woodward
  • Creator Lifespan: 1861-1939
  • Date Created: 1880
  • Physical Dimensions: 17" x 14"
  • Type: oil paintings (visual works); portraits
  • Rights: Physical rights are retained by The Historic New Orleans Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.
  • Medium: oil paint (paint); canvas
  • Art Form: Paintings
  • Support: Oil on canvas
  • Credit Line: Gift of Laura Simon Nelson
  • Accession Number: 2012.0411.9

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