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Portrait of Mrs. Francis Scott Key
  • Miner Kilbourne Kellogg, artist
    1814–1889
    born: Manlius Square, New York, United States ; died: Toledo, Ohio, United States
    Jarvis Griggs Kellogg
    1805–1873
    active: United States
  • Portrait of Mrs. Francis Scott Key, 1848
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 92 x 74.3 cm
    Canvas/Support: 36 1/4 x 29 1/4 in
  • Gift of Professor Herman B. Chubb and Mrs. Julia Chubb
  • On view: Kress Gallery, 407, S1
  • 1960.0061
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Portrait of woman dressed in black, holding a white handkerchief. There is a small cross pinned to her collar. She is wearing a white head wrap. Tight brown curls of hair on the right and left temple. There is an American flag in the right background.