National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1484
Subject/Title:
Creighton, Mary Pope
Artist:Dury, George
Date Created:ca. 1870
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:38 x 30
Image Dimensions:32 x 24
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:25 June 2008
Condition:Fair

Description:Oval half-length portrait of a woman seated facing right. Subject wearing black dress with white lace collar. Sitter has dark brown hair parted at center and pulled back. Subject wearing gold and cameo earrings and cameo brooch. She has a gold watch and fob at waist. Oval gilt gesso frame.
History of Work:
Notes:Subject is owner's maternal great-grandmother.

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