National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #748
Subject/Title:
Franklin, Isaac
Artist:Avent, Mayna Treanor
Date Created:late 1930s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:42 x 34
Image Dimensions:33 x 28
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:12/6/2005
Condition:Fair

Description:Nearly frontal of a man in white shirt, vest and black tie and coat (seated?) in a red chair. His dark hair is wavy and his side burns fall to his jawline. Both hands are visible. His right appears to rest on the arm of the chair. His eyes are light brown.
History of Work:Copy of a work by Ralph E. W. Earl.
Notes:Subject married Adelicia Hayes. He lived from 1789-1846

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