National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #278
Subject/Title: Drifoos, Leopold
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1850
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:38 x 33
Image Dimensions:24 x 21
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/4/2003
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval waist-length of a middle-aged man with tightly curled short black hair and mutton-chops down to his jaw line. His facing very slightly to his left. His cheeks are full and his prominent lips have a pursed quality. Dressed in black formal wear and white shirt, he has a fine piece of gold jewelry pinned to the front of his shirt.
History:
Notes:Subject (1805 -1886) lived in Wilson County.

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