National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #285
Subject/Title:
Bramham, Elizabeth S. Davis
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:33 x 27.5
Image Dimensions:28 x 23.5
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:2/17/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Older woman wearing glasses on her blue eyes, white bonnet with blue tie, white collar on black dress. Seated in a red chair, she is holding a red book with both hands in an offering gesture.
History:Found rolled in a trunk in 1975-76. It was probably painted in Tennessee or Virginia.
Notes:Subject married James M. Bramham Nov. 26, 1838 in Albermarle County, VA. They moved to Woodland Mills, TN, 3 miles north of Union City. Owner is not certain of the subject's ID. See file for more info.

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