National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #270
Subject/Title: Williams, Nancy Lee
Artist:Cooper, Washington B. (attrib.)
Date Created:1867
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:29 x 26
Image Dimensions:21 x 17
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:1/27/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval of a young girl, aged approximately 5, with light brown wavy hair parted in the middle. Her eyes are large and light-colored. In this near waist-length portrait the treatment suggests that the child is nude, for a swirling cloud of color covers her torso from the shoulders down and no article of clothing can be seen.
History:
Notes:Subject (1864-1950) was the daughter of Dr. Robert N. Williams and Mary Matilda (Morgan) Williams. She married William Porter Morgan, Sr.

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