National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #914
Subject/Title:
Thomas, Joseph Litton
Artist:Thomas, Mrs. Sallie of Nashville
Date Created:1893
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:41 x 36 framed
Image Dimensions:
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:1 October 2007
Condition:Excellent

Description:Bust-length of a young man with body facing slightly right and face turned toward the viewer. His dark hair is parted on the left, and he has a neatly trimmed moustache. His suit is dark and reveals a white shirt and bowtie at the neckline.
History of Work:According to the dates, painted after the subject's death.
Notes:Born 6 June 1853 in Nashville, TN
Died 1 September 1891 in Knoxville, TN
Buried in Old Gray Cemetery


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