National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1093
Subject/Title:
Dismukes, Elizabeth D. Burks [Burkes]
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:late 1800s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:31 1/2 x 26 1/2
Image Dimensions:26 1/2 x 21 3/4
Materials/Media:Charcoal, oval mat
Date Documented:25 January 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:The subject is seated facing viewer and wearing a dark cloak with white scalloped collar, a white bonnet with ruffles on the front and tied under her neck--a ribbon of white hangs to the shoulders on either side. She has white hair and spectacles.
History of Work:
Notes: Born 1814 - Died 1892

Family Members
Parents: David J Burkes 1785-Unknown
Elizabeth Porter
Spouse(s:) Paul Dismukes 1809-1869
Children: David Burkes Dismukes, Elizabeth Dismukes, William L Dismukes, Samuel Dismukes, and Ann Judith Dismukes


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