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Portrait #1868
Subject/Title:
Unknown Girl
Artist:Hunley, Edgar
Date Created:1889
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Out-of-State
Frame Dimensions:29 x 33
Image Dimensions:19 1/2 x 23 1/2
Materials/Media:Pastel
Date Documented:7 March 2013
Condition:Good

Description: Bust length oval of young girl facing three-quarter left with her head turned to look directly at the viewer. She has dark hair pulled back behind her neck and bangs cover most of her forehead. She is wearing something in white lace with a high neckline and her head is tilted slightly to her right.
History of Work: Art has been in owner's possession since 1965 and owner is looking to sell. Owner would also like more information about Edgar Hunley. See also 1820 which may indicate that these are prints rather than originals.
Notes:Frame needs some touch-up and drawing needs new mat.

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