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Out of State
Portrait #1207
Subject/Title:
Morgan, Joseph Bedinger
(1856-1927)
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:Early 1900s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Out of State
Frame Dimensions:2 x 3
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:Porcelain
Date Documented: 14 March 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Grey-haired, partially bald man with spectacles, in a grey suit, white shirt, dark tie, and a pearl stickpin.
History of Work:Joseph Bedinger Morgan had these miniatures done about 1920 of himself and his wife Jean Gibson Morgan towards the end of his life.
Notes:Joseph B. Morgan was the founder and President of the Morgan and Hamilton Company in Nashville. He was the son of William Henry Morgan and Sarah Ann Noel (Morgan). Jean Gibson (Morgan) was the daughter of Mary Alicia Jackson (Gibson) and Nathan Gibson.

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