National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #67
Subject/Title: Wert, Eliza Gibbs
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:44 x 37
Image Dimensions:29 x 32
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:5/21/2003
Condition:Good

Description:Oval frontal with three-quarters right profile of a young woman in a fancy black lace, off-the-shoulder dress. Her brown wavy hair is up, but two tendrils of curls drape on her right shoulder. She is wearing a bolo-type choker necklace of black ribbon and gold centerpiece.
History:Sitter was from Decatur, AL.
Notes:Sitter is great-grandmother of owner.

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