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Collection Herbert Frisby Collection
Object Name Drawing
Other Name Portrait
Catalog Number 1979.1.113
Accession Number 1979.1
Date 1857
Description Reproduction of a pencil sketch of a white Colonial Woman. She has her hair up and has a lacy veil over the back of her hair that falls to her shoulders. Is wearing a long dress with corseted top, lace collar, brooch at neck, and buttons down front. Sleeves are large, are 3/4 long, and voluminous with bows tied at center of forearm. Woman has arms crossed at waist with left hand on right wrist. Ornate ring on woman's left ring finger. Skirt of dress is large. At bottom right of drawing, "A Sou Ami Simaro | Jorgres Del. | 1857"

On reverse, in black, logo "Triple SSS Canvas Panel size 8x10. Made in USA." "#30" written in black.

Old paperwork notes "Josepha" as artist.
Artist Jorgres Del.
Subjects Art
Drawing
Dress
Fashion
Jewelry
Lace
Pencil works
Rings
Sketches
Women