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James K. Polk Ancestral Home Collection
Columbia, Tennessee
Portrait #422
Subject/Title:
Rucker, Mrs. Susan Childress
Artist:American School
Date Created:ca. 1825-1835
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:30.75 x 25.75
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/14/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Bust-length slightly right profile of a young woman wearing a black dress with an elaborate lace collor and lace bonnet tied with a bow under the right side of her chin. Her hair is parted in the middle and frames the top of her slender face..
History of Work:Subject was Sarah Polk's sister. Conserved ca. 1985.
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