National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #171
Subject/Title: Unknown woman in red dress
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:early 1800s?
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:33 x 26
Image Dimensions:31 x 24
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/31/2003
Condition:Fair

Description:Woman with dark hair pulled back wearomg a low-cut red dress with lace decoration at the cleavage. Her cheeks are highly colored, as are her lips. Her eyes are dark brown or black. A tendril of hair curls forward over her left shoulder. The backgournd is a dark void.
History:Purchased in New York City from a downtown shop. Work has been reframed.
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