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Inscription

center left: J. Greenwood pinx: / 1749.

Provenance

(Victor Spark, New York, New York); sold 18 December 1948 to Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch;[1] gift 1961 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1987
American Colonial Portraits, 1700-1776, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, 1987-1988, no. 46.
Bibliography
1934
Greenwood, Isaac John. The Green Family of Norwich, England, in America. Concord, New Hampshire, 1934: 58.
1943
Burroughs, Alan. John Greenwood in America, 1745-1752. Andover, Massachusetts, 1943: 72.
1970
American Paintings and Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1970: 62, repro., as Mrs. Welshman.
1980
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980: 167, repro.
1981
Williams, William James. A Heritage of American Paintings from the National Gallery of Art. New York, 1981: 18, repro. 19.
1987
Saunders and Miles 1897, 172-173, no. 46, repro.
1992
American Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 190, repro.
1995
Miles, Ellen G. American Paintings of the Eighteenth Century. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1995: 105-108, color repro. 107.