Artwork Details 

Title: Mrs. John Edwards (Abigail Fowle)
Dated: about 1750–60
Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions: 118.1 x 90.5 cm (46 1/2 x 35 5/8 in.)
Location: Museum of Fine Arts
City, State: Boston, MA
The artist; Mr. and Mrs. John Edwards; descended in family; Thomas Carter Smith, the sitter's great-grandson; to Frances Barnard Townsend, his daughter; to Dr. Charles Wendell Townsend, her son, Boston; to MFA, 1924; gift of Dr. Charles Wendell Townsend.