National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1247
Subject/Title:
Chenault, David
Artist:Poole
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:25 x 21
Image Dimensions:20 x 16
Materials/Media:Charcoal on paper board
Date Documented: 26 March 2008
Condition:Very Good

Description:Subject facing viewer wearing a dark coat and vest with white shirt and dark bow tie. Mr. Chenault has thinning white hair.
History of Work:Signed at lower right edge of portrait.
Notes:David Chenault was the builder of "Greenfield" in 1840, and he was referred to as "Tennessee David."
Born 15 February 1800 and died 2 December 1883.
Married Louisa Quisenberry 25 October 1827.
Reference 11114.3 in Descendants of Estienne Chenault, 1991 edition


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