Maria Louisa Mutton, American, circa 1810, oil on board

Maria Louisa Mutton, American, circa 1810, oil on board.  Wearing a white Empire dress with a blue satin sash and a black cap, she holds a pet robin. The original gilt cove frame is still intact.  Verso shows an old handwritten label and a newspaper clipping on which our identification is made.  H.16″ x  w.14″. $650.