National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #129
Subject/Title: Maury, James Philip
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1865
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:37 x 32.5
Image Dimensions:29 x 24
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:7/15/2003
Condition:Excellent

Description:Waist-length three-quarter right profile of a young man dressed in a black jacket, plain white starched shirt and black neck scarf. He has brown eyes and short brown hair combed to his right. The length of his hair comes to the middle of his ears and one lock is lightly separated on his forehead, which is high. He has brown eyes. No flesh is visible save his face.
History:
Notes:Sitter was born in 1804 and died in 1875 He was postmaster at Franklin, TN in 1844 under Polk adminstration. More documentation in the file

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