National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #255
Subject/Title: Forrest, Nathan Bedford
Artist:Hankins, Cornelius
Date Created:ca. early 1900s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:41 x 35
Image Dimensions:29 x 25
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:1/2/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Waist-length frontal of a man with dark hair and bushy moustache and full goatee. His eyes are blue. He is dressed in a CSA general's uniform, with two stars visible on his collar. The background is even in tone and dark burgundy-brown in color. "Hankins, Cornelius After Photo" is in the lower right corner.
History:According to surface record, this is a copy of a Forrest photo. It has been restored.
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