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City of Knoxville - Mayor's Office - Knoxville, Tennessee

Portrait #1355
Subject/Title:
Cowan, James H.
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:City of Knoxville
Mayor's Office

Knoxville, TN 37902
Frame Dimensions:29 x 34
Image Dimensions:21 x 27
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:15 May 2008
Condition:Fair

Description:Waist-length of subject facing slightly left and wearing a dark suit over dark vest, white pleated shirt, and loose black bow tie. His abundant white hair is parted nearly in the middle and his full beard and moustache are also white. He is looking straight ahead and appears to be half-smiling.
History of Work:
Notes:Mayor 1856 and 1858, Lived 1801-1871. Merchant; born in Knoxville.

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