Anne Roy Mercer (Mrs. John Mercer)

Date: 1750-1767

Anne Roy was the daughter Dr. Mungo Roy of Port Royal. She was the second wife of John Mercer.

Dimensions: 27 x 22 1/3 in (68.58 x 56.73 cm.)

The subject wears a dress with a ruffled stomacher. She has a lace trimmed drape wrapped around her arm. She has pearls in her hair and wears jeweled earrings and a seven strand pearl necklace. A bow is visible at the nape of her neck.

See: MESDA Database, S-5901

Family: MercerRoy
Decade: 1750s1760s
Credits: Private collection, MESDA Object Database, record S-5901, Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA), Winston-Salem, NC.