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The Hermitage - Home of President Andrew Jackson
Nashville, Tennessee
Portrait #642
Subject/Title:
Jackson, Andrew
Artist:Earl, Ralph E. W.
Date Created:1837
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:Bust-length of Andrew Jackson in military uniform. His features are slender and eleongated and his face is in strong 3/4 left profile. His dark blue uniform has a prominent gold stand-up collar and he wears a white shirt barely visible beneath. The jacket is double-breasted with 2 rows of 6 brass buttons; gold epaulette with 3 stars on the left shoulder and a red sash on the right shoulder. His hair and eyes are grey. The dark brown background shades into areas of pink.
History of Work:
Notes:Source: Andrew Jackson III

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