Tilghman, Mary (Mrs. Edward Roberts), 1753-1819

Subject: 
Women's history, Paintings; Portrait female; Tilghman Family; Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827.
Tilghman, Mary (Mrs. Edward Roberts), 1753-1819
Item ID: 
1973.13.3
Creator: 
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827
Description: 
Three-quarter length portrait shows Mary Tilghman Roberts (Mrs. Edward Roberts): woman with long brown hair, wearing lavender-blue dress with white fichu and cuffs. In left hand, she holds miniature of niece, Mary Elizabeth Tilghman, which is attached to beige cord at waist. Woman is seated in federal side chair, with elbow on table. Oil on canvas by Mary Tilghman.
Date of Original: 
1790
Collection: 
Museum Department
Type/Size: 
Image
Restrictions: 
For more information, please contact the Museum Department: museum@mdhs.org
Rights: 
Copy of original owned by the Maryland Historical Society. For reproduction and permission information, please contact imagingservices@mdhs.org
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