National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1423
Subject/Title:
Govan, Henry
Artist:Govan, Francis (Frank) Hawks
Date Created:1969
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:30 x 26
Image Dimensions:24 x 20
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:19 May 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Subject is leaning forward looking to viewer's left and slightly down. He is wearing a coat with colors of blue, teal, and gold and has a blue cap pulled over his ears.
History of Work:Portrait of artist's 10-year-old son.
Notes:Artist was Professor of Art at University of Memphis for 30 years.

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