National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #167
Subject/Title: Unknown woman
Artist:Unknown Austrian
Date Created:19th century
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:6.75 x 6.75
Image Dimensions:3.5 x 3.5
Materials/Media:oil on paper
Date Documented:12/31/2003
Condition:Excellent

Description:Circular miniature of a young woman in an Eliabethan-style dress of dark green. The overly puffed sleeves are highlighted by the black bands of fabric across and down the bodice. A diamond-shaped pin with a central jewel and three pendants is at the center of the black bands at the breast bone. Her hair is up. She wears a necklace and has a starched lace collar standing around her shoulders.
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