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Portrait #339
Subject/Title: Dudley, Claudia Martin
Artist:Hankins, Cornelius
Date Created:ca. late 1930s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:33 x 28
Image Dimensions:26 x 21
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:3/14/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Oval left bust-length profile of a mature woman with short brown curly hair. She is wearing a long strand of pearls and matching earrings. Her sleeveless dress is black with a tan lace inset at the neckline. Partial artist signatures on the mid-right and lower left as if anticipating rectangular or oval framing.
History:Work was painted posthumously
Notes:Subject is the owner's grandmother.

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