Untitled, Portrait of a Young Girl

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
Location
Dimensions
35 3421 34 in. (90.855.3 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
Object Number
1983.114.21
Palette
Emoji
Linked Open Data
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