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Oaklands Historic House Museum - Murfreesboro, Tennessee


Portrait #1680
Subject/Title:
Claiborne, Lavinia Cannon Thompson
Artist:Cooper, Washington Bogart
Date Created:1840-1849
Owner/Location:Oaklands HIstoric House Museum
900 North Maney Avenue
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
615-893-0022
www.oaklandsmuseum.org
Frame Dimensions:
Image Dimensions:37 x 30
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:1 October 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:This is a portrait of a young lady. She is wearing a pleated bertha and blue shawl. She is holding a single flower and is posed in front of a scenic background.
History of Work:Original stretcher and original frame.
Notes:Lavinia Cannon Thompson Claiborne was the daughter of Governor Newton Cannon, the first Whig Governor of Tennessee.

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