"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. 413.
Portrait of Elie Williams seated with his body turned slightly to the left, head head facing forward, and his gaze directed toward the viewer. His left arm rests on the arm of his seat and he holds an envelope in left hand while gesturing with his right hand. He wears a dark jacket, a light-colored wiastcoat, and a ruffled white stock.
Portrait male--Waist length
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums