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Freeman, George - portrait of a lady
This miniature portrait is signed "G Freeman" for George Freeman (1787-1868). He was born in Spring Hill CT, but worked in both America and Britain. This miniature portrait is from his American period and was probably painted around 1840.
There is a good biography of Freeman written by Wilma Keyes of the Mansfield Historical Society.
The sitter is unknown. 610
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