National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #608
Subject/Title:
Hughes, John
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:42 X 35
Image Dimensions:38 X 27
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:11/3/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Man looking straight out wearing a high collar with a white stock. His right hand is resting on a table, and red material on a rounded-back chair is visible behind him. He is clean-shaven, has green eyes and a ruddy complexion, and wears his grey hair in style of Andrew Jackson's.
History of Work:
Notes:Born 1776 in Patrick County, VA and died 1860 in Williamson County, TN. He had 7 sons and 2 daughters and is the owner's four times great-grandfather on her mother's side.

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