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James K. Polk Ancestral Home Collection
Columbia, Tennessee
Portrait #407
Subject/Title:
Polk, Sarah Childress
Artist:Healy, George Peter Alexander 1813-1894
Date Created:1846?
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 of Mrs. James K. Polk wearing an oof-the-shoulder burgundy dress and a black shawl. Whe is seated on a red velvet upholstered chari and a landscape is in the background.
History of Work:Conserved by Cumberland Art Conservation Center in 1981
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