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Grand Lodge of Tennessee - Free & Accepted Masons
Nashville, Tennessee
Portrait #504
Subject/Title:
Jackson, Andrew
Artist: Cooper, Washington Bogart
Date Created: mid 1800s
Owner/Location:Grand Lodge of TN Free & Accepted Masons
100 7th Ave. N.
Nashville, TN 37203
615-255-2625
Frame Dimensions:46 x 38
Image Dimensions:35.5 x 28
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:9/30/2004
Condition: Good - image shown is before restoration

Description:Silver-haired Jackson with ruddy cheeks in seated position. Hair is combed back and falls to below his ears. Eyes blue. Dark suit and tie with with shirt. Masonic stole with 10 stars. Both hands visible. Left hand holds an object. Arm appears to rest on side table with face-down open book. Dark background suggests a landscape at dawn or dusk.
History of Work:The artist, Washington Bogart Cooper, was commissioned to paint most of the Grand Masters, which explains the approximate date of Claiborne's portrait.
Notes:Masonic years 1822-1823.

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