National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1425
Subject/Title:
Johnson, Mary Lucy
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:33 1/2 x 29 1/2
Image Dimensions:23 1/2 x 19 1/2
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:15 May 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject facing slightly to viewer's left while looking at viewer. She wears a maroon colored dress with a cream colored neck scarf attached with a diamond-shaped pin. Her earrings match the pin. She also wears a thin hanging necklace. Her hair is parted in the center and pulled back possibly in a bun. Her hair and eyes are brown.
History of Work:
Notes:Subject born 3 August 1849 and died 27 July 1926. Daughter of Dr. Jessie H. Johnson of Sideview near Gallatin, Tennessee. Her mother was Cornelia Branham Johnson. Mary Lucy Johnson has the 2nd largest monument in the Gallatin City Cemetery.

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