National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #447
Subject/Title:
Harkreader, Catherine
Artist:Omohundro, Orvilena Virginia
Date Created:ca. 1840
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:24.5 x 27.5
Image Dimensions:19 x 22
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:11/15/2004
Condition:Fair

Description:Bust-length frontal of an older woman with blue eyes, eyeglasses, and thinning grey hair parted in the middle and pulled back over her ears. Her cheeks are pink. She wears a brown coat and brooch and an auburn blouse with a high neck is visible at the throat.
History of Work:The artist's signature is in the lower right.
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