National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #169
Subject/Title: Sperry, Mary Palmer Wade Kelley
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1904-1905
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:4.75 x 3.75
Image Dimensions:1 x 1
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:12/31/2003
Condition:Excellent

Description:Head and shoulders circular miniature of a young girl with auburn shoulder-length hair and light eyes. Frame suggests a weave of gold and pearls and is nestled within a rectangular, tan, chenille-like textile, the whole of which rests within a glass container.
History:
Notes:Subject's father was James P. Wade.

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