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James K. Polk Ancestral Home Collection
Columbia, Tennessee
Portrait #414
Subject/Title:
Polk, Sarah
Artist:Avent, Mayna Treanor after G.P.A. Healy
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:James K. Polk Ancestral Home
301-305 W. Seventh St.
Columbia, TN 38402
931-388-2354
www.jameskpolk.com/new/
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:36 x 29
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/14/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Waist-length right profile of Sarah Polk in a maroon off-the-shoulder gown with long flounced sleeves. A maroon velvet headband has a tassle that dangles on her right side. The background is olive with a maroon drape.
History of Work:Copy of an 1845 Healy portrait.
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