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Kate A. Farnham as 'Portrait of Marie de' Medici,' Portland, 1923

Kate A. Farnham as 'Portrait of Marie de' Medici,' Portland, 1923

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Kate A. Farnham, widow of Horace Farnham, poses as the Peter Paul Rubens Portrait of Marie de' Medici, painted about 1622.

She was part of a program at First Parish Church in Portland on Dec. 15, 1923 entitled "Exhibition of Pictures."

Church members dressed as 29 well known portraits and posed, accompanied by music and a discussion of the paintings.

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