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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

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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
1856, October
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. www.eastmanjohnson.org/catalogue/entry.php?SystemID=725 (accessed on July 13, 2024).