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Parthenon - Metro Parks & Recreation - Nashville, Tennessee

Portrait #1346
Subject/Title:
The Hilltop
Artist:Curran, Charles Courtney
(1861-1942)
Date Created:1918
Owner/Location:Parthenon
Metro Parks & Recreation
2600 W End Ave
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 862-8431
Image Dimensions:30 x 20
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:27 May 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Full-length of girl facing three-quarter right and standing on an outcropping of rock overlooking a valley below. Part of the landscape is visible, but the location appears to be above clouds. She is wearing a sheer blue dress tied with a darker blue ribbon at the waist. Her arms are clasped behind her back, and her face is left profile with her gaze on the valley below. She has dark brown hair.
History of Work:Signed lower right "Charles C. Curran 1918"
Notes:James M. Cowen Collection of American Art
Accession 29.2.17
Image
The Parthenon. Reproduction by permission only.

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