National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1278
Subject/Title:
Elliot Child
Artist:Unknown (possibly Cooper?)
Date Created:Early 1800s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:42 x 37
Image Dimensions:29 1/2 x 24 Oval
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:18 April 2008
Condition:Fair

Description:Young child with white dress facing slightly to left of viewer. Child is sitting with right hand on the head of a small brown dog. The child has pink cheeks, red lips, blond hair and blue eyes.
History of Work:
Notes:Oil painting of Col. George Elliot's son - early 1800s or late 1700s. George Elliot built "Wall Springs" in 1824 and the brother to James Elliot who built brick wing of "Walnut Grove" in 1824.

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