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The seated half-length figure, plain background and emphasis on hands and face are elements of early American portraits.
Hoosier artist Barton Hays began his career tinting photographs and painting over enlarged prints.
Purchased by Roger Gould Wolcott at an auction in 1951 where the contents of the Lyon's home were sold in Attica. Recods state that it was in the collection of Minnie Parker of Attica.