National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #723
Subject/Title:
Dallas, Alexander James
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:28 x 26
Image Dimensions:21 x 16.5
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:10/26/2005
Condition:Excellent

Description:Tightly composed three-quarter left profile, bust-length, of a man in a dark coat and white stock. His silver wavy hair is somewhat long, falling to below his ears. His face has a round, soft quality and his coloring is high.
History of Work:
Notes:A relative of Anne Dallas, subject was Secretary of the Treasury under Madison, 1814-1818.

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