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The tabs at the top of your screen will lead you to information about the American portrait miniaturist Mary Way (1769-1833) and her dressed portrait miniatures.

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Mary’s Way

Check out Who Was Mary Way? for a biographical overview of the fascinating woman who created dressed portrait miniatures in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

More updates to come, thank you to everyone for your interest in the portrait miniature, Mary’s way!

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Check out the links at the top of the page for a few new additions. Mary Way’s New York offers Way’s own words about her 98 Chatham Street residence in New York. Dressed Prints includes a brief overview of a diverse tradition.

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