National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #109
Subject/Title: Keith, Emmy Ewing
Artist:Hergesheimer, Ella Sophonisba
Date Created:1930
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:45 x 43
Image Dimensions:40 x 32
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:6/11/2003
Condition:Good

Description:Nearly full-length seated three-quarter left profile of a woman in a turquoise dress with an upper bodice of lace and gossamer three-quarter length sleeves. She holds a small bouquet of a red rose and blue (forget-me-nots?) in her lap. More similar flo
History:
Notes:Sitter was owner's grandmother. She was born 11/4/1872 and died 12/15/1951.

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