National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #994
Subject/Title:
Boyers, Robert Morris
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1820
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:7 1/2 x 6 1/4
Image Dimensions:6 1/2 x 5 1/4
Materials/Media:Pencil Sketch on paper by artist who later painted his portrait
Date Documented:12 November 2007
Condition:Good

Description:Subject is seated in chair with his arms crossed. He is wearing a large cravat and a coat with a wide collar.
History of Work:
Notes:Robert Morris Boyers was born 18 July 1788 in York District, SC and died 8 January 1871 in Gallatin TN. He was the son of Matthew and Ann Boyers, Husband of Elizabeth Banks. "Gallatin's Merchant Prince"

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