National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1908
Subject/Title: Franklin, Adelicia Hayes
Artist:Cooper, Washington B.
Date Created:ca. 1840
Owner/Location: Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:47 x 39
Image Dimensions:35.5 x 27.5
Materials/Media:Oil on Canvas
Date Documented:4 July 2015
Condition:Good

Description:Half length portrait. Sitter is wearing a white dress with right arm resting on a white marble top table and other hand resting in sitters lap.
History:
Notes:Adelicia Hayes Franklin Acklen Cheatham (1817-1887) was the wife of Isaac Franklin when this portrait was painted. Following his death she married Joseph A. S. Acklen with whom she built Belmont.

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