National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1798

Subject/Title:
Girl with Dove
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca 1820-30
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:18 1/4 x 14 3/4
Image Dimensions:17 1/4 x 13 3/4
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:31 March 2009
Condition:Good

Description:Oil portrait of a beautiful young girl, four or so years of age, holding a white dove. View is a half-length, with subject wearing a pink dress with lace trimming the collar. Piercing brown eyes, naive treatment of hands and head, but well executed. Original gilt frame.
History of Work:American school
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