National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1468
Subject/Title:
Ezell, Pinkney Harrison
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:mid-1880s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:37 x 22 rectangular
Image Dimensions:27 1/2 x 22 Oval
Materials/Media:Oil
Date Documented:6 June 2008
Condition:Fair

Description:Bust-length of subject facing three-quarter left with head turned to look directly at the viewer. He has dark hair and a full dark beard and moustache. He wears a dark coat over a white shirt, and if he wears a tie, his beard conceals the fact.
History of Work:Artist possibly from Middle Tennessee.
Notes:Subject was the father of May Myrtle Ezell Carter, grandfather of John O. Carter, and the great-grandfather of the current owner.

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