National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #458
Subject/Title:
More, Ellen Stokes (Weymss)
Artist:Williams, Charles Sneed
Date Created:1939
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:56 x 44
Image Dimensions:48 x 35
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:11/4/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Nearly full-length seated of a woman in a formal white dress. An elaborate necklace of greenery falls to her waist. A white drape falls over her right arm and behind her waist in the back. The chair is red with a dark green drape. Her left hand has a ring on the ring finger.
History of Work:The artist was from Louisville, KY and also worked in England . The owners have documentation of a quote from him for more than $1,500 for a 30 x 40 canvas, smaller than this portrait.
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