National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1886
Subject/Title:
Unknown Young Female
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:29.5 x 34.5
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:Oil on Canvas
Date Documented:21 May 2013
Condition:Good

Description: Portrait of a young woman seated and facing three-quarter right with her blue eyes turned to look directly at the viewer. Her light brown hair is parted in the middle and pulled to the back over her ears and held above her neck at the back of her head. She is wearing a black dress ornamented with bands on the long sleeves and topped by a lace edged white V-necked collar with white ribbon tie.
History of Work: Owner is seeking identification of the subject and artist of this portrait.
Notes: A companion piece to Unknown Young Male.

HOME | ABOUT THE PROJECT | CONTACT US | INDEX | INSTITUTION COLLECTIONS
HOW TO PARTICIPATE | NEW PORTRAITS