National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1415
Subject/Title:
Brinkley, Velma Howell
Artist:Hanna, John Jr.
Date Created:1974
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:23 x 19
Image Dimensions:19 1/2 x 15 1/2
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:12 May 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject is seated facing three-quarter left. She wears a black dress with a scarf of white and black zebra pattern tied in a big bow around the neck.
History of Work:
Notes:Subject wife of Frank Brinkley. Graduate of MVSU and TSU, teacher, counselor, accomplished writer. Honored for accomplishments by Outstanding Young Women of America.

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