National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1826
Subject/Title:
Battle, William Robert III
Artist:Stock, Armin
Date Created:1967
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:32 1/4" h x 27" w
Image Dimensions:27 3/4" h x 21 1/2" w
Materials/Media:Oil on Canvas
Date Documented:13 April 2010
Condition:Excellent

Description: Five-year-old boy seated on a bench facing three-quarter left and wearing a gray suit with short pants and a white collar. His right hand rests on the bench and his left on his upper left leg. He has dark blond, very short hair, and he has turned his head to look directly at the viewer. His eyes are blue, and he is slightly smiling.
History of Work:Armin Stock lived in St. Louis, Missouri. He painted portraits of many Nashvillians. He drove to the customer's home in 1965 and took many photographs of the subject. The finished portrait was delivered in 1967.
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