National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #984
Subject/Title:
Mary Queen of Scots
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:35 x 30
Image Dimensions:28 x 23
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:30 October 2007
Condition:Excellent

Description:Near waist-length portrait of a lady looking to her left and wearing what appears to be a fur-trimmed dark cape over a lighter blouse. She is wearing several necklaces, including a long chain with a cross, and her cap is ornamented with pearls. The crown is visible just behind her left side.
History of Work:No information - current owner found it in a closet in aunt's home when she bought it fully furnished.
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