National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #934
Subject/Title:
Little, Edwin E. (ca. 1847-ca.1883)
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:early 1880s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:25" x 29"
Image Dimensions:19 1/2" x 23 1/2"
Materials/Media:Pastel over Photograph
Date Documented:1 October 2007
Condition:Excellent

Description:Head, shoulder and chest view of younger man facing three-quarter left and wearing a dark suit, white shirt, and black bow tie over the high collar of his shirt.
History of Work:This pastel was done over photograph taken after subject died at age 26 in 1880s. Had twin brother who posed for painting details of eyes.
Notes:Lived in Norwalk, Ohio

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