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This watercolor painting is of Mary Ella Childs (1854-1942) who lived in Deerfield, Massachusetts. It is attributed to Augustus Fuller (1812-1873) and was painted around 1863. Ella, the daughter of Robert and Mary (Warren) Childs, is depicted in her best dress holding her china-head doll Lilla, who wears a fashionable dress similar to Ella's.


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Lilla and Mary Ella Childs (1854-1942)

artist   Augustus Fuller (1812-1873)
date   c. 1863
location   Deerfield, Massachusetts
height   9.0"
width   7.125"
process/materials   watercolor, ink, cardboard
item type   Art/Painting
accession #   #1957.01.02

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