National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #331
Subject/Title: Fort, Julia Garth
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:43 x 34
Image Dimensions:35 x 27.5
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:3/10/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Warm-toned hip-length of a woman with straight dark brown hair parted in the middle and pulled back. Only her left hand is visible as it is held in front of her lower abdomen. Her dress is brown-striped, with white lace at the collar, trimmed in brown gathers accentuated by black lace.  She wears an oval brooch at her throat.  A column is visible in the left background, and a drape on the right.
History:
Notes:Subject was married to Edmund Augustus Fort, #332.

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