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Portrait #1490
Subject/Title:
Portrait of a Gentleman, Possibly Thomas Martin
Artist:Halliday, Ann
Date Created:ca. 1830-1850
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:34 1/4 x 29 1/2
Image Dimensions:29 x 25
Materials/Media:Oil on canvas
Date Documented:10 June 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Portrait of a young man in white shirt, black overcoat, and black neck stock. Right arm resting over chair back. Sitter has dark brown hair parted in middle and blue eyes. Mottled brown background.
History of Work:Acquired by current owner from estate of Lonsdale MacFarland (1911-1994) Canvas glued to masonite-type press board. Conserved by Cumberland Art Conservation Center, 2008.
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