Artist attributed to Orlando Hand Bears, American, 1811-1851
Title
  • Miss Tweedy of Brooklyn
Date ca. 1845
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 41 × 33 inches (104.1 × 83.8 cm)
Framed: 48 1/2 × 40 3/8 × 2 5/16 inches (123.2 × 102.6 × 5.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Edith Gregor Halpert
Accession Number 53.107
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Tweedy family (Brooklyn, New York, USA).
dealer, Edith Gregor Halpert (New York, New York, USA).
1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Ford, Alice. Pictorial Folk Art from New England to California. New York, 1949, p. 88 (ill.).

“Clothes Make the Man.” The Denver Art Museum Quarterly (Spring 1956): p. 29.