National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #547
Subject/Title:
Lawton, Ella (Daisy) Stanley Beckwith
Artist:Gordon, E. H.
Date Created:ca. 1910
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:33 x 25
Image Dimensions:29.5 x 21.5
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:11/29/2004
Condition:Fair

Description:Middle-aged woman in a blue dress with a blue choker. Auburn hair, curly. She looks to her right.
History of Work:Signed and dated (undreadable) on upper right.
Notes:Subject was born 8/9/1860, died 9/6/1949. She married Alexander Rudolph Lawton. She was the daughter of the Right Rev. John Watrus Beckwith, the 2nd Episcopal Bishop of Georgia 1868-1890. Her children included Alexander Robert Lawton.

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