This painting was exhibited at the St. Cecelia Music Society in 1917 under the title Portrait of Vera Louise. The sitter was likely Vera Lousie Halow the 8-9 yr old daughter of Sahlim Anthony Halow (MIFP679) and Blanche P. Halow (MIFP680). The Halow family moved to California circa 1921.
Grand Rapids Art Association, Catalogue of the Fifty-Third Exhibition Held at the Monument Square Bldg. (One-Man Show) December 6-31 1917.