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Portrait #1192
Subject/Title:
Unknown Lady (Possibly Polk family from Illinois)
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:28 3/4 x 23 3/4
Image Dimensions:27 x 22 1/4
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented: 2007
Condition:Good

Description:Subject sitting facing slightly to viewer's right and looking at viewer. She wears a black dress with a white ruffled collar and a special pin at the neck. She has metal earrings with a pearl in each. Her hair is reddish born, and she has blue eyes.
History of Work:Rolled canvas of portraits found in trunk of Polk kinfolks from Polk, Illinois.
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