National Society of Colonial Dames of
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The Hermitage - Home of President Andrew Jackson
Nashville, Tennessee
Portrait #679
Subject/Title:
Lawrence, Rachel Jackson
Artist:Flisher, Edith
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:The Hermitage
The Home of President Andrew Jackson
4580 Rachel's Lane
Nashville, TN 37076-1344
615-889-2941
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:NA
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:9/26/2005
Condition:Good

Description:Seated, half-length of an older woman. She wears a dark dress with lace frontpiece and a miniature of Rachel Jackson (her grandmother) around her neck on a blue ribbon. Hight lace collar with a round brooch in the center, lace on sleeve ends. Hand crossed on lap, wearing pearl cluster ring on left hand. Chair is red upholstered rosewood. Background is a drape pulled left behind the chair.
History of Work:Signature "Edith Flisher" in lower right corner.
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