National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1229
Subject/Title:
Saunders, Chloe Russell
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:early 1800s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented: 1986
Condition:Very Good

Description:Subject seated facing slightly to viewer's right and looking at viewer. Holding a Bible in her right hand and wearing a dark dress with white scarf around neck held with a gold band with a single stone. Her head is covered with a white cap or bonnet with bow and white dots.
History of Work:
Notes:Subject born in 1776 and died 1850. She was the daughter of General William Russell and Tabitha Adams Russell. She was married to Rev. Hubbard Saunders.

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