National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #131
Subject/Title: Petway, Hinchey
Artist:Dodge, John Wood (?)
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:6 x 5
Image Dimensions:2.75 x 2.5
Materials/Media:oil on porcelain or ivory
Date Documented:6/2/2003
Condition:Good

Description:Oval bust-length miniature of a man in a black coat and white shirt. He has blue eyes and evenly scattered bangs waving to his left. His hair is dark brown. The background is a mottled brownish pink and blue. The work is framed behind glass and an elaborate "HP" is in the lower right hand corner of the olive green mat.
History:
Notes:Sitter was born 9/23/1776 and died 9/12/1856. He left Sussex County, VA and arrived in Nashville in 1803.

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