National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1272
Subject/Title:
Unknown Girl - possibly from Howard Female College in Gallatin, TN
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:41 x 29
Image Dimensions:36 x 24
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented: 26 March 2008
Condition:Poor

Description:Subject is seated possibly on a stone fence. She faces 90 degrees to viewer's right. She wears a long white dress with high waist. Her lower arms are covered with fingerless sheer gloves and her shawl is dark but multi-colored. A large multi-colored hat with white feathers on top covers her head. A large necklace is around her neck.
History of Work:The painting, which is in poor condition, is from the Gallatin, Tennessee area.
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