National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #376
Subject/Title: Henson, Miss (of Baltimore) #1 W112
Artist:Simes, Mary Jane
Date Created:ca. 1830
Owner/Location:Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:2 7/8 x 2 1/4
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval bust-length slightly right profile of a young woman with tight, sausage roll curls piled on her head. Her dress is black with a white cotton(?) collar with triangular points of lace that reach to her shoulders.
History:One of two studies by the same artist. See #377

Exhibited at Gibbes 2000.
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