William Ordway Partridge (American, 1861–1930). <em>Portrait of Sarah Baker Hester</em>, 1905. Marble, 25 1/2 x 21 x 12 1/2 in. (64.8 x 53.3 x 31.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Charles R. Baker, 30.923. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 30.923_bw.jpg)

Portrait of Sarah Baker Hester

Artist:William Ordway Partridge

Medium: Marble


Dimensions: 25 1/2 x 21 x 12 1/2 in. (64.8 x 53.3 x 31.8 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 30.923

Image: 30.923_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Portrait bust of woman with head turned slightly to right; hair gathered in a bun; dress gathered around her shoulders with ribbon tied in large bow to right of center; roses carved on front of simple square pedestal base. Condition: Good; yellow-orange accretion located in several areas of hair, dress, and roses (intentional coloring?).

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