National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #399
Subject/Title: Tevis, Joshua W75
Artist:Wood, Joseph
Date Created:ca. 1818
Owner/Location:Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:1 5/8 x 1 1/4
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval bust-length slightly left profile of a man with wild, coarse frizzy brown hair. His sideburns reach just below his ears. His eyebrows suggest an arch. His jacket is dark blue, with five gold buttons visible, and his shirt and tie are white.
History:Probably painted in Baltimore, MD

Exhibted at Huntsville 1996; Gibbes 2000

Illus. Huntsville catalog.
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