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Cragfont - Castalian Springs, Tennessee

Portrait #1065
Subject/Title:
Winchester, Susan
Artist:Earl, Ralph E. W.
Date Created:1817
Owner/Location:Cragfont
Castalian Springs, TN
Frame Dimensions:38 x 33
Image Dimensions:29 1/2 x 24
Materials/Media:Oil
Date Documented:23 January 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Susan is wearing a black dress with white ruffled collar. She is holding two red and one white flowers in her left hand. She is sitting in a red chair with a dard shawl folded and laying over the back of the chair. She wears a head cover of lace panels and ruffles on the top and around the face and tied under the chin. It has a blue cloth attchment to the top.
History of Work:Portrait recovered from the attic of a home in Hot Springs, Arkansas.
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