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Portrait #202
Subject/Title: Overton, John Williams 1894-1918
Artist:Rouland, Orlando
Date Created:1918
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:51 x 34.5
Image Dimensions:44.5 x 29
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:3/3/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Three-quarter length seated portrait of a young sandy-haired man in a World War I U.S. Marines uniform revealing the rank of 2nd lieutenant. He holds his cap in his lap with both hands.
History:Painted shortly before the subject's death in combat in World War I.
Notes:See more bio information in owner's file.

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