National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Subject/Title: Douglass, Sarah Genette Edwards Portrait #771
Artist: Unknown
Date Created: before 1825
Owner/Location: Private Collection

Frame Dimensions: 38 x 28
Image Dimensions: 31 x 21
Materials/Media: oil on hard material (not canvas)
Date Documented: 10/26/2005
Condition: Good

Description: Stern-faced woman facing three-quarter right. She is wearing a white cap perched on the back of her dark hair. Her dark blue dress is decorated with a dotted white fabric collar and fastened at the neck with a very small brooch. A "V" of white fabric is on the bodice, and her blue eyes are directed at the viewer.
History of Work:
Notes: Was born October 3, 1788. Married William Howard Douglass January 21, 1810. Died March 5, 1865.

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