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Call #:
1986.17.42
Title:
Catherine Louise Kilton
Collection type:
Paintings
Author/Creator :
  • Williams
  • Date:
    1824
    Object type:
    8: Communication Artifact; Art; Miniature
    Materials:
    watercolor
    paper
    Medium:
    Painting
    Place of production/origin:
    United States, Rhode Island, Bristol
    Description:
    Miniature of Catherine Louise Kilton at 2 years old wearing a white Empire dress with yellow ribbon trim. She has blonde hair, fair skin, and blue eyes. Holds a Hornbook or primer in hand. In oval copper frame with leaf and flower design and lock of hair in back, green plaid ribbon tied on top.
    Dimensions:
    Height:2.625 in x Width:3.375 in x Depth:.25 in
    Research Notes:
    Catherine Louise Kilton (1822-
    Provenance:
    Bequest of Louise H. DeWolf , 1986
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