National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #744
Subject/Title:
Fowler, James Atkinson
Artist:Dury, George
Date Created:1850s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:38 x 33
Image Dimensions:30 x 25
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/6/2005
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval near frontal of a man with ear-length straight light brown hair. His shirt is white, his tie and coat black. His eyes are light-colored and his lips form something of a straight line.
History of Work:Painted posthumously from a daguerreotype.__Signed on the reverse by the artist.
Notes:Subject died in 1849 in Pontotoc, Mississippi.

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