National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #375
Subject/Title: Unknown Lady W70
Artist:Shumway, Henry Colton
Date Created:ca. 1850
Owner/Location:Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:5 x 3 7/8
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:
Condition:Excellent

Description:Three-quarters right profile of a young woman with straight brown hair parted in the middle and pulled back and up. Her dress is blue velvet with a white lace insert..She holds a small bouquet of flowers in her right hand. She is seated on a red Victorian sofa. The frame is a rectangle with rounded upper corners.
History:Exhibited at Huntsville 1996; Gibbes 2000.
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