National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #1804
Subject/Title:
Lee, Robert E.
Artist:Dury, George
Date Created:ca. 1865
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:33 x 27
Image Dimensions:27 x 21
Materials/Media:Oil on Canvas
Date Documented:15 January 2009
Condition:Excellent

Description:Half-length oval portrait of Robert E. Lee wearing double-breasted gray coat with turned down collar. Coat shows three single stars on collar. Subject wears a white shirt and black bow tie. Black background
History of Work:Supposedly painted from life by Dury in 1865.
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