|Title||Mrs. John Mayne Greer (Caroline Ians Harth)|
3 1/8 x 2 1/2 inches
|Credit line||Gift of Victor Morawetz|
Caroline Heath was the daughter of a planter and married Greer in 1832. Evidently a somewhat plain woman who wore spectacles, Mrs. Greer is portrayed by Jackson simply and honestly. He has given her a more relaxed pose than her husband's, and has devoted a good deal of attention to her costume.
This text is adapted from Martha Severens "The Miniature Portrait Collection of the Carolina Art Association" published by the Carolina Art Association, 1984
Clothing & dress