National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #486
Subject/Title:
Stewart, Margaret Mary Wessel
Artist:Dury, George
Date Created:ca. 1893
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:62 x 52
Image Dimensions:48 x 38
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:10/6/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Knee-length three-quarter right profile of a young womaan with wavy auburn hair pulled back. Cleft in chin. Dark, high-necked, long-sleeved dress with two long rows of brown buttons. Holds a sheaf of paper (?) in her left hand.
History of Work:Cleaned by Cumberland Art Conservation Center in 1999.
Notes:Subject lived from 1848-1933.

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