National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #862
Subject/Title:
McGavock, Jacob
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:33.5 x 28.5
Image Dimensions:29.5 x 24.5
Materials/Media:Oil on Canvas
Date Documented:March 2007
Condition:Good

Description:Nearly waist length view of young man with dark hair and sideburns. He is wearing a dark coat over a white vest, shirt, and square-knotted tie. The points of his enlongated collar extend up on both sides into the cheeks. His body is facing slightly to the right, and he is looking directly at the viewer.
History of Work:.
Notes:Born: Sept 9, 1790 Wythe Co, VA
Died: Dec. 8, 1878 Nashville, TN
Married: Louisa Grundy, daughter of Felix Grundy.


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