Description: Photograph of a hand painted portrait of Polly Ryon. The original painting is in a wooden oval frame. Ryon, who has her dark hair parted down the center and pulled back into a bun at the crown of her head, is wearing a black dress with a white collar (collar has black trim at edging). A black bow is tied at the center of the collar and a black cross with gold trim is pinned in center. She has matching black cross earrings in her ears (only one visible.) Scanned image is of the copy.
Contributing Partner: Fort Bend Museum