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Object Name Painting
Title Cutting Their Names on the Tree
Catalog Number 1904.15
Creator Jones, Lizzie
Date ca. 1880
Material(s) Oil on canvas;
Dimensions H-20 W-14 inches
Description In the center of the painting are a young man and woman carving their initials in a tree. The female figure in a grayish brown dress with a white bertha is highlighted while the male figure in what looks like a military uniform is in the shadow. There appears to be a bench with a white object on it in the background.
Collection Mrs. Thomas L. Jones Collection
People Jones, Lizzie
Subjects Painting
Memorial rites & ceremonies
Search Terms Romance
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS