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Portrait #489
Subject/Title:
Eidel, Henrietta
Artist:Cooper, Washington B.
Date Created:1889
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:58 x 43.5
Image Dimensions:48 x 33
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:10/6/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Nearly full-length of young woman in long white dress, left profile, playing a harp.
History of Work:Signed lower left "W. Cooper 89". Cleaned by Cumberland Art Conservation Center in 2000.
Notes:Subject taught harp in her home in Germantown, north of Nashville and was an instrumentalist at St. Ceceilia's.

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