Portrait of a Child



Portrait of a ChildImage is of a child The girl is shown full frontally wearing a coat                        with a caplet that is trimmed with ermine The belt around the coat is a                        piece of rope tied in a bow The coat reaches the floor the childs body is                        completely hidden save for their head and hands The childs hands barely                        poke out from under their coat The right hand is holding on to an object                        the left is resting on the arm of a chair The child has light coloured                        curly hair that barely reaches their chin The floor has a diamond pattern                        the background is dark and undefined The artists signature E A Walton                        is in the bottom right corner The image is vertically displayed



MLA citation: Walton, E. A. "Portrait of a Child." The Yellow Book 8 (January 1896): 336. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2013. Web. [Date of access]. http://www.1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=YBV8_walton_child.html