National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #461
Subject/Title:
Polk, (Col.) William
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1800?
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:7 x 6.25
Image Dimensions:3 x 2.5
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:10/14/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Miniature of a man with blue eyes and black hair which falls onto his forehead in separated strands. He wears a dark coat and light checkered vest with a white shirt and stock. The oval frame is studded with continuous jewels.
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