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Portrait of a Girl
  • Giorgio de Chirico
    1888–1978
    born: Vólos, Greece ; died: Rome, Italy
  • Portrait of a Girl, early-mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 29.2 x 21 cm
    Canvas/Support: 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Carstensen
  • Not on display
  • 1958.0110
Description

Bust length portrait of a girl. She tips her head to the left at a forty-five degree angle. Her hair is wavy and tied behind her back. Her mouth is slightly open. She wears a floral printed top with a collar. The brushwork is loose.