National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #442
Subject/Title:
Warner, Susan Richardson
Artist:Hergesheimer, Ella Sophonisba
Date Created:1899
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:43 x 39
Image Dimensions:29 x 39.5
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:11/12/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Seated 3/4 length of a woman with sandy auburn hair. Her torso is in left profile, but her head is turned left to look directly at the viewer. Her long dress is red with white trim at the scooped out neckline and she has a white drape over her arms and behind her back at the waist. The background is mottled to suggest a sky. Retouched by Goode Davis to alter the background.
History of Work:
Notes:Subject was married to Edwin Warner.

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