National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #1289
Subject/Title:
Guild, Judge Josephus Conn
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1860s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:47 x 40
Image Dimensions:35 x 27 1/2
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:17 April 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Judge Guild is sitting facing viewer's left and looking at viewer. His left hand rests on the chair and his right hand holds a book of law. He wears a black coat and vest with a white shirt and black tie. He has grey hair with a very receding hairline.
History of Work:Came from "Langly Hall" in Gallatin, TN. Owned by descendant of Jo Conn Guild and passed down through the family for six generations.
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