National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1885
Subject/Title:
Unknown Infant
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:31 x 36
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:Oil on Canvas
Date Documented:21 May 2013
Condition:Excellent

Description: Oval portrait of a young infant housed in a rectangular frame. The baby is facing front with his/her blue eyes looking directly at the viewer. The subject is wearing a soft, white drape, and the right shoulder is bare. The baby's light brown hair is swept to the right and is very short. The background is a mottled green, blue and, to the left of the subject, streaks of red, yellow and blue.
History of Work: Owner is seeking identification of the subject and artist of this portrait.
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