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Parthenon - Metro Parks & Recreation - Nashville, Tennessee

Portrait #1349
Subject/Title:
Cheek, Leslie Newman
Artist:Haupt, Erik Guide
(b. 1891)
Date Created:not dated
Owner/Location:Parthenon
Metro Parks & Recreation
2600 W End Ave
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 862-8431
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:27 May 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Three-quarter length portrait done nearly entirely in tones of grey, including the background. The subject is seated facing three-quarter right, with his right hand on his lap and his left arm resting on the chair arm and his hand grasping the material (also grey with a sheen) that is draped over the chair. He wears a watch on his left wrist, a grey suit with vest, a pocket handkerchief in white, a white shirt, and a tie with grey and red pattern. His short brown hair is parted on his right and he is looking over his left shoulder and away from the viewer.
History of Work:Signed upper right "Erik Guide Haupt"
Notes:Gift of the Cheek Family
Accession 79.4.01
Image
The Parthenon. Reproduction by permission only.

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