National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1297
Subject/Title:
Ferrill, Julius A.
Artist:Laurens, Peter
Date Created:ca. 1860
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:29 x 27
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:22 April 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject facing viewer and wearing a black coat, white shirt, and light colored vest, black bow tie. He has black hair and mustache with dark brown eyes.
History of Work:The artist, Peter Laurens, was from Savannah, Georgia.
Notes:Subject died at the battle of Manassas on July 21, 1861. He was 20 years old. Son of John & Matilda Ferrill.

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