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Historic Carnton Plantation - Franklin, Tennessee


Portrait #975
Subject/Title:
McGavock, Randal
Artist:Cooper, Washington Bogart
Date Created:after 1843
Owner/Location:Historic Carnton Plantation
1345 Carnton Lane
Franklin, TN 37064
Frame Dimensions:33 x 40
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:25 October 2007
Condition:Excellent

Description:Portrait of a man from the chest up. White shirt and tie with a black buttoned jacket.
History of Work:Painted by Washington Cooper after the original by Ralph E. W. Earl. This was originally painted for the Hardings of Belle Meade Plantation until sold in 1904.
Notes:Randal McGavock (1768-1843), mayor of Nashville from 1824-1825.

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