National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #480
Subject/Title:
Vaughn, Louise
Artist:Cooper, Washington B.
Date Created:ca. 1883
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:48 x 36
Image Dimensions:29 x 34
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:10/6/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Young child in a white off-the-shoulder lace dress seated on the floor. She has blonde hair and blue eyes. A bouquest of roses of various colors is to her right. She holds a white rose.
History of Work:"W. B. Cooper" in lower right. Owner suggested this painting is linked (?) to Cooper's child who is buried at Mt. Olivet. White rose suggests this might be a posthumously done work.
Notes:Subject lived from March 29, 1880-October 1, 1883.

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