National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #495
Subject/Title:
Manlove, Anna Gaut
Artist:Dury, George
Date Created:1873
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:39 x 34
Image Dimensions:28 x 23.5
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:10/6/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Strong but not complete left profile of a woman in an elaborate white (wedding?) dress with layers of lace in an off-the-shoulder style. Her abundant auburn curls are pulled back and trail down her back. She partially wears a cape lined in red and trimmed in white fur. She wears pearl earrings and necklace.
History of Work:Signed lower left: "G. Dury 1873". Restored by Cumberland Art Conservation Center April 1999.
Notes:Subject lived from 1843-1917. More information on file.

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