Untitled, Portrait of a Young Girl

  • Kenyon Cox, Untitled, Portrait of a Young Girl, ca. 1900, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Ambrose Lansing, 1983.114.21

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Further research might help to identify this young girl and Kenyon Cox’s reasons for painting her. Although the background is spare, Cox enlivened the portrait with the girl’s animated expression, which hints at a mischievous character.

Title
Untitled, Portrait of a Young Girl
Artist
Date
ca. 1900
On View
Dimensions
35 3/4 x 21 3/4 in. (90.8 x 55.3 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Ambrose Lansing

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure female – child – full length
  • Portrait female – unidentified – child
Object Number
1983.114.21
Palette
Emoji
Linked Open Data
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