National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1223
Subject/Title:
Green, Elizabeth "Betty" Owsley Talbot
Artist:Dodge, John Wood
Date Created:1856
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:
Image Dimensions:10 x 8 approx.
Materials/Media:Oil on paper
Date Documented: 1986
Condition:Fair

Description:Subject sitting in chair with right arm resting on large pillar with brown curtain attached with rope. She is wearing a blue dress with a large bow at the neck. Her dress has lace at the sleeves and she holds a small book in her left hand. She has a bracelet on her left wrist and two rings on her right hand. She has brown hair parted in the middle with a ribbon over her left shoulder.
History of Work:
Notes:Subject was married to Mr. George Green and was the daughter of Henry Talbot and Maria Elizabeth Owsley of Boyle County, Kentucky.

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