National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1745
Subject/Title:
Ford, Ann Eppes and Sally Shelby Ford
Artist:Cooper, William Brown
Date Created:ca. 1860
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:44 x 37
Image Dimensions:34 1/2 x 28
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:21 October 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Ann is on the left wearing a rose dress with white lace collar fastened at the neck by a brooch rimmed in gold. Her right arm is draped by a dark rose shawl. Her nearly black hair is parted in the middle and pulled to the back over her ears. Sally is on the right and wears an off-the-shoulder white dress trimmed with blue at the sleeves and in a sash around her waist. Her right arm rests on Ann's left shoulder, and her hair is light brown, also parted in the middle and pulled back. Both subjects are looking directly at the viewer.
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