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sparky

The Three sisters

Any one know who these sisters are? Picture supplied by Pat Wildman

The Three sisters
sparky, Jun 27, 2008
    • treeve
      This is a really beautiful portrait of three very fine ladies; they must have been real head-turners. I see a likeness with the other portrait in the studio, the one on the right of the picture?
    • sparky
      They are very beautiful but I only have the name for one of them unfortunatley....
    • treeve
      Well, if they are sisters, do we know where/when the picture was taken? Maybe they could be found in the census records? Or Church records?
    • sparky
      Unfortunatley I wasn t told the year or where this pic was taken but I could find out.......this picture Pat has had in her collection for a number of years...thats all I know until I find out more...leave it with me..
    • sparky
      I forgot to mention that one of these sisters is in a picture of her own I ll give you a clue... the 3rd one from left to right.. her first name jenny
    • treeve
      I am not all that up on dresses and history, but seems to me this is late Victorian, 1890-1900, and so they would be in the 1880/1890 census records. They are probably age 16 to 20.
    • sparky
      Could very well be I don t know........ I ll send you a pm if thats ok?
    • treeve
      Fine, I will check though some other pictures and some Victorian books as well as a book I have on fashion through the ages.
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