National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #764
Subject/Title:
Donelson, John Lawrence
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:NA
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/6/2005
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval waist-length frontal fo a young man with dark brown hair parted on his right and falling to the middle of his ears. Dressed in formal attire, the plain background is a mottled light brown.
History of Work:This is a copy of an original.
Notes:The subject lived from 1829-1864. He was the son of Stockley Donelson. A member of the Texas Rifles, he died of consumption in San Antonio, TX.

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