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James K. Polk Ancestral Home Collection
Columbia, Tennessee
Portrait #417
Subject/Title:
Grant, Saidee Polk Fall
Artist:Hergesheimer, Ella Sophonisba
Date Created:prior to 1936
Owner/Location:James K. Polk Ancestral Home
301-305 W. Seventh St.
Columbia, TN 38402
931-388-2354
www.jameskpolk.com/new/
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:65.25 x 53
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/14/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Knee-length left seated profile of Saidee Polk Fall Grant wearing a pink ball gown. Her arms are draped over the sides of a chair, and she holds a rose in her right hand. Her hat is black with a white plume. The background is dark.
History of Work:
Notes:Subject is great-great neice of Sarah Polk. Subject organized the Polk Memorial Assoc. on July 31, 1924. She married Rollin Grant.

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