National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #89
Subject/Title: Drane, Wesley
Artist:Dickinson, Billie Frank
Date Created:1939
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:47 x  39
Image Dimensions:39.5 x 31
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:7/16/2003
Condition:Good

Description:Knee-length seated three-quarters left profile of an older man dressed in a dark business suit with a white shirt and vest and a red and blue tie. He holds papers in his left hand, which has a ring on the fourth finger. His hair is silver and he is balding.  Seated in a red chair, a blue curtain hangs behind him.
History:Owner painted this of her grandfather. The face was done from a photograph, and the hands were done from life.
Notes:Sitter was president of Clarksville Bank.

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