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

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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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  • Title: Kate A. Farnham as 'Portrait of Marie de' Medici,' Portland, 1923
  • Creation Date: 1923-12-15
  • Subject Date: 1923-12-15
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 20 cm
  • Local Code: Photographs--Portland-Churches--First Parish
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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