Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné
Photo: Wisconsin Historical Society
31.3 U.S. Portraits, Women
Johnson’s paintings of women are often his best portraits, exhibiting a range of techniques and emphasizing their intelligent faces even when enwrapped in sumptuous fabrics, such as we see in Edwina Booth. —PH
Hills no. 31.3.20
Baur no. 174
Sarah Fairchild Dean
Wisconsin Historical Society Museum title: Mrs. Sarah Fairchild Conover
Alternate titles: Mrs. Sarah Fairchild Dean Conover; Sarah Fairchild Dean Conover
Locale: Superior, Wisconsin
Oil on canvas
24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm)
Signed and dated: E. Johnson, Superior, October, 1856
Record last updated July 29, 2021. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Citation: Hills, Patricia, and Abigael MacGibeny. "Sarah Fairchild Dean, 1856, October (Hills no. 31.3.20)." Eastman Johnson Catalogue Raisonné. https://www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?SystemID=725 (accessed on March 21, 2023).