National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1426

Subject/Title:
Lady with Red Hair and Blue Dress
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:1810-1820
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:5 1/2 x 4 1/2
Image Dimensions:3 x 2 1/4
Materials/Media:Oil on ivory
Date Documented:21 May 2008
Condition:Very Good

Description:Young lady is facing three-quarter right and looking at viewer. She is wearing a bright blue dress with a scalloped lace collar, a single strand pearl necklace, and small earrings. Her eyes are brown and hair is red, parted in the center with curls.
History of Work:Purchased in Massachusetts from a dealer from Rhode Island. A partial card on the back has the date Nov. 22, 1882 West Ward, Register 3988 Bk 7 Rebecca C. Semp? 199 St. George
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