National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1890
Subject/Title:
Currey, Jane Grey Owen
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:10.5 x 12.5 oval
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:Hand Painted Photograph
Date Documented:21 May 2013
Condition:Excellent

Description: Bust length hand painted photograph of a portrait of a young woman facing slightly left and wearing a black dress with a white, rectangular lace-trimmed collar fastened with a small brooch at the neck. Her dark brown hair is parted in the middle, pulled back over her ears, and topped by an elaborate frilled lace bonnet with sheer lacy strings extending down her front from the edges of the bonnet.
History of Work: Owner is looking for information about the artist responsible for the hand painting.
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