Oil on canvas portrait of Frances Adeline Miller Seward, wife of Secretary William H. Seward

Oil on canvas portrait of Frances Adeline Miller Seward, wife of Secretary William H. Seward. Painted by Henry Inman. Signed and dated, August 1843.  Young woman with brown eyes and brown hair pulled back and styled to frame her face, wearing a dark garment with v-neckline and white ruffles.  The background is a mottled blue with pink highlights.