National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #110
Subject/Title: Keith, Walter
Artist:Hergesheimer, Ella Sophonisba
Date Created:1930
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:43 x 35.5
Image Dimensions:40 x 32
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:6/11/2003
Condition:Good

Description:Knee-length three-quarter right profile of older man in a grey business suit, white shirt, and blue and white striped tie. A white handkerchief is visible from his left breast pocket. He has short silver hair and a moustache and is seated in an open armed wooden chair. The red drape in the backgound suggests a window with a view to a landscape.
History:
Notes:Sitter was owner's grandfather. He was born 11/23/1868 and died 12/22/1934.

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