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Portrait #41
Subject/Title: Claiborne, Mrs. Thomas
Artist:Earl, Ralph E. W.
Date Created:ca. 1825
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:42 x 37
Image Dimensions:29 x 25
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:6/3/2003
Condition:Excellent

Description:Waist-length seated frontal portrait of a woman in a green dress and elaborate lace bonnet.
History:Purchased from Elder's Bookstore in Nashville in the original frame. Companion to Maj. Thomas Claiborne.

Exhibited in Tennessee State Museum's "Portrait Painting in Tennessee," 1988

Notes:Permission to reproduce by request only.

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