National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #271
Subject/Title: Morgan, William Porter Sr.
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:38 x 33
Image Dimensions:30 x 25
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:1/27/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Waist-length of a middle-aged man with dark short hair combed forward over his high forehead. He has a bushy moustache and long goatee. His eyes are blue, large, and wideset. He is wearing a business jacket, two buttons visible, and vest, both black. The background is a dark, smoky burgundy orange.
History:
Notes:Subject (1842-1917) was the son of John Fackler Morgan and Louisa Jane Porter.

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