National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #320
Subject/Title: Unknown Lady W106
Artist:Goodridge, Eliza 1798-1882
Date Created:ca. 1830
Owner/Location:Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:7/8" x 2 1/4"
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:2/22/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Frame is period rectangular gilded wood frame with reverse black painted glass mat with gold band. (Not original to the miniature.) Rectangular conposition is interesting in that the lady is off center to the right. Her brown hair is parted in the middle, flattened to her head with small ringlets hanging in front of her ears. She wears a dark blue dress with a lace collar.

History:Probably painted in the Boston area.

Exhibited at Gibbes 2000
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