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A miniature portrait on ivory of Sarah Hudson Mellen Gilman (1803-1884) who was the daughter of Prentiss Mellen and Sarah Hudson Mellen.
Her father was the first chief justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. Her brother Grenville was a poet and her brother Frederick an artist.
She married Nicholas Gilman in 1825.
About This Item
- Title: Sarah Hudson Mellen Gilman, ca. 1824
- Creation Date: circa 1824
- Subject Date: circa 1824
- State: ME
- Media: Watercolor on ivory
- Dimensions: 8.5 cm x 6.6 cm
- Local Code: 1851*-2
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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