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City of Knoxville - Mayor's Office - Knoxville, Tennessee

Portrait #1352
Subject/Title:
Emerson, Thomas
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:City of Knoxville
Mayor's Office

Knoxville, TN 37902
Frame Dimensions:30 x 34 1/2
Image Dimensions:21 x 28 1/2
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:15 May 2008
Condition:Fair

Description:Waist-length of subject facing front and looking directly at the viewer. His long greying hair reaches to the collar of his dark suit-coat, and he is wearing a bloused shirt with a loosely tied scarf instead of a cravat.
History of Work:
Notes:Mayor 1816-1817, Lived 1773-1837. First mayor of Knoxville, judge, and editor. Born at Lawrenceville, Brunswick County, Virginia

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