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PAINTING

Category
PAINTINGS & PRINTS
Object Name
PAINTING
Maker/Artist
Bridges, Charles
MESDA Craftsman ID Number
3889
Place Made
Virginia
Date
1745 –circa
Materials
oil on canvas
Description
portrait of young woman and her male child, woman’s hair falls over left shoulder, right arm rests on a prop, child is leaning on mother’s right side
Object Location
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, acc. #1897.011
Photo Number
NN-113
File Location
PAINTINGS/Bridges, Charles
Subjects
Mrs. Mann Page II (nee Alice Grymes) 1724-1746 and son John 1744-1808 __The subject married Mann Page II on December 31, 1741 of “Rosewell.”

For the following relatives, see:
S-28661, husband, Mann Page II;
S-5705, son, John Page, as an older boy;
S-5704, father-in-law, Mann Page I.

See MESDA’s sitter cards for more Page relatives. __The artist, Charles Bridges, was born in England and worked in and around Virginia c. 1735-40. See Craftsman database and MESDA’s photographic files for information on the artist, Charles Bridges.

Examined
Not Examined by MESDA