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James K. Polk Ancestral Home Collection
Columbia, Tennessee
Portrait #415
Subject/Title:
Polk, Sarah Childress
Artist:Dury, George
Date Created:1878
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:30 x 25
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/14/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Waist-length oval of Sarah Polk at age 75. She is wearing a black dress with white lace color and ribbon brooch, black and white lace veil, and the background is brown.
History of Work:Work is signed and dated. Belonged to Sarah Polk.
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