National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1766
Subject/Title:
Overton, Mary McConnell White
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1800-1820
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:32 x 28
Image Dimensions:24 x 20
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:12 October 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Half-length portrait of a woman wearing a gray dress with an ornate over the shoulder spotted lace collar and matching bonnet with blue bow on top. Subject has red hair. Red curtain in background pulled back at leaft rear to reveal a mountain landscape scene. Ornate gilt wood-gesso frame.
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