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Portrait #1059
Subject/Title:
Dismukes, Paul Thomson
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1840
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:38 x 33 oval
Image Dimensions:29 x 24 oval
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:25 January 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject seated facing viewer and wearing black coat and vest, white shirt with black bowtie. He has brown hair with a two inch beard below his chin and has brown eyes.
History of Work:
Notes:Paul Dismukes
Born December 12, 1809
Died March 23, 1869
Married Sabina Lynch February 5 1830 (she died Sept. 3, 1844)
Then married Elizabeth Burks [Burkes] in 1846 (1814-1892)
Children: David Burkes Dismukes, Elizabeth Dismukes, William L Dismukes, Samuel Dismukes, Ann Judith Dismukes


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