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Title Mrs. Ralph Izard (Alice DeLancey)
Artist Middleton, Thomas
Artist 2 after Henry Spicer
Date before 1863
Medium watercolor
Support ivory
Dimensions 2 1/4 x 1 7/8 inches
Signature LM
Signature Location bottom right
Inscription NA
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Victor Morawetz
Accession Number 1938.046.0001
Collection Miniature
Sitter's dates (1745-1832)
Description Except in coloring and a few details in her dress, Middleton has made a faithful copy of the an earlier Henry Spicer enamel. However, in the transfer to the ivory medium his copy has become softer and more delicate than the original.

This text is adapted from Martha Severens "The Miniature Portrait Collection of the Carolina Art Association" published by the Carolina Art Association, 1984
Subjects Izard