National Society of Colonial Dames of
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The Hermitage - Home of President Andrew Jackson
Nashville, Tennessee
Portrait #641
Subject/Title:
Jackson, Andrew
Artist:Earl, Ralph E. W.
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:The Hermitage
The Home of President Andrew Jackson
4580 Rachel's Lane
Nashville, TN 37076-1344
615-889-2941
Frame Dimensions:30 x 20
Image Dimensions:NA
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:9/7/2005
Condition:Excellent

Description: Full view equestrian portrait of Andrew Jackson mounted on his favorite horse, Sam Patch. The white horse's neck is arched to his right. Jackson is in military uniform. His right hand holds his hat on his hip. His head is turned to reveal a strong 3/4 right profile. The background is greens and greys and a streak of yellow suggests the horizon.
History of Work:
Notes:Source: Amy Rich Jackson

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