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Portrait #482
Subject/Title:
Litton, Catherine Warren
Artist:Cooper, Washington B.
Date Created:1843 Aug
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:42 x 37
Image Dimensions:28 x 24
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:10/6/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Older woman in white ruffled bonnet with black chin tie, loose fitting black dress with large collar and white lace or voile shawl. Waist-length, seated, frontal.
History of Work:Restored by Cumberland Art Conservation Center in the late 1980s.
Notes:Subject was artist's mother-in-law. Born in Castlebar, Ireland 1777. Died in Nashville Dec. 26, 1845.

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