National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #217
Subject/Title: Unknown woman with red scarf
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:13 x 10
Image Dimensions:10.5 x 8
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:1/13/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Older, heavy-set woman dressed in many layers topped by a brown cloth cape and a red and white scarf over her head that is tied under her chin. Her hands hold her purse. The torse is in nearly full left-profile.
History:Purchased at Heritage Antique Mall in Franklin from an estate sale in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Notes:Companion piece is Unknown man fiddling, portrait #216.

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