National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #861
Subject/Title:
Ridley, Margaret Collins Christy
Artist:Flisher, Edith
Date Created:ca. 1915
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:48 x 41 1/2
Image Dimensions:35 1/2 x 29 1/2
Materials/Media:Oil on Canvas
Date Documented:July 2007
Condition:Good

Description:Seated, three-quarter portrait of a young girl wearing a white dress with embroidered bodice and square neckline. The sleeves are long and transparent, revealing her arms with her hands resting in her lap. She is looking directly at the viewer.
History of Work:Ms. Flisher used a picture of the owner's mother to work from while she was enrolled in Goucher College.
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