National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #737
Subject/Title:
Howard, George Gibson as older man
Artist:Sully, Thomas
Date Created:1841
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:16 x 14
Image Dimensions:10 x 8
Materials/Media:oil on paper (on photograph?)
Date Documented:12/6/2005
Condition:Excellent

Description:Nearly frontal waist-length of an older man with silver hair thick on the top of his head. Dressed in formal attire, his hands rest on a cane at chest level. His left hand falls over his right. The glass over the work caused interferring reflections for this image.
History of Work:
Notes:See also portrait #738. Subject lived from 1776-1861. Son of James Howard and Hannah Campbell.

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