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Portrait of Lura Burgess Woodside (1887-1982)

2015.62.2 (RS222172)

Description

Portrait of Lura Woodside as a young girl. Sitter is standing and leaning against the arm of a floral upholstered settee. She is wearing a white dress, black stockings, and black boots. She is holding a white bonnet in her right hand and has a gold heart shaped locket around her neck. Oil on canvas and ornate gilt frame.

Details

Maker
George, Vesper Lincoln, 1865-1934 (Artist)
Date
1892
Inscriptions
"Vesper L. George 1892" (Painted)
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Watkins, Lura Woodside, 1887-1982
Dimensions
61 1/2 x 48 1/2 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2015.62.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310707

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