Anne Claiborne was the first wife of Richard Cocke V (1748-1816) of Shoal Bay. They married in 1768. She was the daughter of Augustine and Mary Claiborne. A modern label identifies the sitter and date. The costume is appears to date later than the 1770s. The artist attribution is tentative. Her father-in-law was painted by John Durand in 1771.
Dimensions: 33 x 27 in. (83.82 x 68.58 cm.)
The portrait shows a woman seated on an upholstered sofa. A large kerchief is wrapper around her chest. She wears a hat and holds a handkerchief in her lap. A ring is visible on her left hand. The canvas is an unusual size.