National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1772
Subject/Title:
Dickinson, Jacob McGavock
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1910
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:37 x 31
Image Dimensions:33 x 27
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:12 October 2008
Condition:Fair

Description:Half-length portrait of a gentleman with short brown hair combed back. He wears a mustache. Subject wears a black suit coat, white shirt with raised collar and a red necktie with a gold tie pin.
History of Work:
Notes:Jacob McGavock Dickinson was assistant Attorney General under President Cleveland and Secretary of War in President Taft's cabinet. He was a prominent attorney in Nashville.

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