Mary Willis Burwell
Original Author: Charles Bridges
Created: Eighteenth century painting; photographic copy published 1930
Medium: Photograph of a painting
Publisher: University of Virginia Special Collections

Mary Willis Burwell

Mary Willis Burwell, the wife of Lewis Burwell (1711 or 1712–1756), is the subject of this painting by Charles Bridges, an English portraitist who moved to Williamsburg in 1735. This black-and-white photographic copy was published in 1930 as part of a collection of historical Virginia portraiture assembled by Alexander Wilbourne Weddell.

Citation: Broadside 1930 .W44. Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.