This portrait descended in the Mercer family. It was identified as a Byrd family member by the owners, but if it is from Virginia, is more likely a Mercer family member.
Dimensions: 47 x 35 1/4 in. (119.38 x 89.54 cm.).
The subject stands outdoors. She wears a dark dress, holds up a drape, and leans on a stone plinth with her left forearm.
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