[Color drawing of a woman wearing a veil]

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Colored bust drawing of woman. Appears to be removed from a page in a book. She has dark hair with pearls and a flower in her hair. Her head is covered with a sheer, pale blue veil that falls above her chest. A pink flower is in the center above her chest. She is wearing a necklace composed of dark ribbon and a gold pendant. She is wearing gold earrings and makeup.

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Paper; Length/Circumference: 6, Width/Diameter: 11.6

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This artwork is part of the collection entitled: George Ranch Museum Collection and was provided by George Ranch Historical Park to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 356 times . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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George Ranch Historical Park

This 23,000-acre working ranch and living history museum are located in Fort Bend County. The land was originally settled in 1824 as part of the Austin Colony by Nancy and Henry Jones. The park's mission centers on preserving the history of the county and galvanizing the appreciation of cultural heritage.

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Description

Colored bust drawing of woman. Appears to be removed from a page in a book. She has dark hair with pearls and a flower in her hair. Her head is covered with a sheer, pale blue veil that falls above her chest. A pink flower is in the center above her chest. She is wearing a necklace composed of dark ribbon and a gold pendant. She is wearing gold earrings and makeup.

Physical Description

Paper; Length/Circumference: 6, Width/Diameter: 11.6

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NMC Chenhalls

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George Ranch Museum Collection

This 23,000-acre working ranch and living history museum was originally settled in 1824 as part of the Austin Colony by Nancy and Henry Jones. Materials focus on the Jones and George families and the traditional Texas pursuits of cattle, cotton, and oil.

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  • Jan. 26, 2006, 10:26 a.m.

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  • March 14, 2007, 2:53 p.m.

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[Color drawing of a woman wearing a veil], artwork, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth8307/: accessed August 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting George Ranch Historical Park.