National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1469
Subject/Title:
Cole, Anna Russell
Artist:Newman, Willie Betty
Date Created:1910
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:80 x 68
Image Dimensions:64 x 52
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:30 June 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Young lady in long dress with cape seated in peony garden at family home in Nashville.
History of Work:Artist born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee in 1868. Studed in Europe, exhibited in Paris Salon. Died in Nashville in 1935.
Notes:Anna Russell Cole 1888-1973 (later Mrs. Dempsey Weaver), daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Cole. Portrait is in the collection of the subject's granddaughter.

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