National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #762
Subject/Title:
Smith, Mary (Polly)
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:10 x 8
Materials/Media:photographic print on paper
Date Documented:12/6/2005
Condition:Good

Description:Black and white copy of a mature woman in a bonnett and cape. The bonnett has ruffles around the face and a high ribbon on top. The cape is decorated with a light-colored wide ribbon trim along the edges of the over-sized lapels.
History of Work:The original hung in Hazelpath Mansion in Hendersonville, TN.
Notes:The subject lived from 1781-1857. She was the daughter of General Daniel Smith. She married Samuel Donelson and James Sanders.

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