Tanya is showing to be a young slender woman with long black hair. When she first meet Sam Spade, she is seen wearing a long sleeved coat, with a black dress under it and wears black heels.
Not much is known about Tanya, other than the fact that she was loyal to her recently deceased husband as she loved him and would do anything to find how he died, as she believed his death was a murder. after Sam spayed discovered the murderer, she refused to be together with him as she told him that they are from different classes in society. before leaving, she gave him his check for the case and walked out, never to be seen again.