Portrait of girl in German dress

Object Number: 
1957.247
Date: 
1860-1900
Medium: 
Watercolor on cobweb
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 3 1/8 in. ( 9.8 x 7.9 cm )
Inscriptions: 

Printed on label adhered to front board: Gemalde auf Spinnengewbe/Painting on cobweb/Peinture sur toile d' araignee/Fr. Unterberger, Innsbruck, Tyrol"

Description: 
Oval format painting of girl in Tyrolean folk costume of green bodice, white chemise, red scarf, and black hat; painted on "cobweb" very fine transparent fabric; in black folio with German label.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Joseph Keppler, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group