Rembrandt Peale, Portrait of Henrietta Teackle

c. 1805
Oil on canvas
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Gift of Anne Wister Garnett Boenning, 2016
27 x 22 3/8 in.

This talk focuses on the painted details of Esther and Henrietta Teackle's portraits to illuminate the fashions of the period while also revealing the broader significance of their dress.


Lecturer: Jade Papa, Curator of the Textile and Costume Collection, The Design Center and Adjunct Professor, Thomas Jefferson University

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