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Painter:
Smith, Dolly 1824-1891  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Anonymous Collection
Date:
After 1844
Notes:
Shogren, Samuel W., ed., "Lace and Leaves: The Art of Dolly Smith," Searsport, ME: Penobscot Marine Museum, 1994, pg. 17.
Summary:
Portrait of a woman seated facing the viewer, her hands resting in front of her. She wears her dark hair pulled back from her face, and she wears a lace cap on her head. Her dark dress is adorned with an elaborate lace collar with a cameo pin at the neck and lace trim at the cuffs.
Topic:
Portrait female--Waist length  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Jewelry  Search this
Control number:
IAP 89020001
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_370536