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The Hermitage - Home of President Andrew Jackson
Nashville, Tennessee
Portrait #654
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:NA
Image Dimensions:NA
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:9/21/2005
Condition:Good

Description:Bust-length of Jackson with attenuated features, wearnig a black coat with a high collar, white ruffle and scarf. His narrow face has pursed lips, a distant gaze. His wavy, white/grey hair is brushed back.
History of Work:An inscription on top the frame reads: "HERMITAGE" "DRAW ME NOT WITHOUT OCCATION NOR SHEATH ME WITHOUT HONOR" Across the bottom of the frame: "THE HERO OF NEW ORLEANS" "PAINTED BY RALPH E.W. EARL."
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