National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #248
Subject/Title: Codman, "George"
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:31 x 22
Image Dimensions:23 x 16
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/27/2003
Condition:Good

Description:Bust of a young man with dark brown hair and eyes. He has sideburns below his ears and his hair is swept forward from these up to his temples, where it is combed back. He is formally dressed with a white shirt, prominent white tie cleanly knotted in a very visible bow, and with a finely fluted ruffle on his shirt that points toward his right shoulder.  A tan vest with high collar is buttoned inside his buttoned jacket.
History:
Notes:Subject reported to be a Codman, probably George. The Codmans are affiliated with The Grange of Lincoln, Massachusetts

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