National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #548
Subject/Title:
Lawton, (Col.) Alexander Rudolph
Artist:Melchers, Gari
Date Created:ca. 1920
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:40.5 32.5
Image Dimensions:35 x 28
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:11/29/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Strong left profile of a portly middle-aged man in a grey-brown business suit. He holds an object in his left hand.
History of Work:Signed upper left.
Notes:Subject was born on 8/9/1858. He died on 12/18/1936.

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