Mrs. William Ford DeSaussure (Sarah Jones Davie) (1793-1854), (painting)
DeSaussure, William Ford, Mrs. (Sarah Jones Davie)
Oil on canvas
"South Carolina Portraits: A Collection of Portraits of South Carolinians and Portraits in South Carolina," Columbia, SC: National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of South Carolina, 1996, pg. 86.
Portrait of Mrs. William Ford DeSaussure with her body facing forward, her head turned slightly to the right, and her gaze directed off to the right. She wears a light-colored dress with a white lace collar and a cameo pin at the neck. On her head she wears a white lace cap with long ribbon ties that fall across her shoulders.
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums