National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #993
Subject/Title:
Hix, Mrs. Harold Tillman (Martha Lorelle Frakes)
Artist:Cull, Robert Justice
Date Created:1985
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:34 x 29
Image Dimensions:30 x 24
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:12 November 2007
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject in light blue dress trimmed in white lace and seated in a red wing chair next to a white marble-top turtle shaped mahogany Victorian table with an arrangement of yellow daisies in a blue Bristol vase.
History of Work:Painted from a photograph
Notes:Subject was born 19 October 1899 and died 8 February 1981 in Gallatin, TN She was the daughter of Benjamin Schell Frakes and Berthan Maude Rogers and was a noted horticulturist.

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