National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1687
Subject/Title:
Byrn, Charles Hall
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1910
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:
Image Dimensions:36 x 30
Materials/Media:Oil
Date Documented:10 September 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject is seated facing three-quarter right with his arms resting on the arms of the chair and the white cuffs of his shirt visible at the end of the sleeves of his dark coat. His short dark hair is parted in the middle and he has a very full moustache. His four-in-hand dark tie bands the very stiff stand-up collar of his shirt, and he is looking directly at the viewer.
History of Work:
Notes:Grandfather of current owner. Subject born 8 February 1856 in Rutherford County, Tennessee; died 24 December 1929, Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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