National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #927
Subject/Title:
Chamberlain, Mary Lizzie (1815-?)
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:1825
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:24" X 28 1/2"
Image Dimensions:19" x 23 1/8"
Materials/Media:Pastel
Date Documented:1 October 2007
Condition:Excellent

Description:Painted on 10th birthday, young girl with reddish ringlets posed with hands in basket to left side. Two-third figure.
History of Work:Painted in Boston, MA where family of subject lived and inherited by present owner, a descendant
Notes:Mary Lizzie Chamberlain married Rev. Henry Francis Colby, pastor at 1st Baptist Church in Dayton, Ohio

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