National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1688
Subject/Title:
Ledbetter, (Mrs.) Sara Maud Doughty
Artist:Flisher, Edith
Date Created:ca. 1910
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:
Image Dimensions:36 x 31
Materials/Media:Oil
Date Documented:10 September 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject is seated and facing three-quarter left with her hands crossed loosely in her lap. The low-cut bodice of her dress is white lace with a filmy black overlay over the right and left sides and a shawl of the same material draped across her upper left arm and right wrist. There is a large red flower ornament centered under the bust-line, and the subject has her head turned to look directly at the viewer.
History of Work:
Notes:Grandmother of current owner. Subject born 9 June 1879, Leavenworth, Kansas; died 16 October 1961, Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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