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Portrait #1543
Subject/Title:
Eakin, Jane Rodgers
Artist:Cooper, Washington
Date Created:ca. 1840
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:47 x 39 1/2
Image Dimensions:35 x 27 1/2
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented: July 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Lady with blue eyes wearing a white bonnet with a ruffle, tied with a black ribbon. She is dressed in black mourning clothes; glasses in left hand; seated in a red upholstered chair.
History of Work: Commission for portrait is listed in Washington Cooper's account book. John Eakin III commissioned the portrait of his mother for the sum of $50.00.
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