National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #393
Subject/Title:
Unknown Gentleman W27 (The Poet)
Artist:Tooley, James Jr.
Date Created:1843
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:1 7/8 x 1 1/4
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:2/22/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Oval slightly right profile, bust-length, of a young man with dark curly hair and exceptionally expressive large wide-set eyes. He is wearing a red velvet jacket and w white shirt.
History of Work:Exhibited Cheekwood 1992; Huntsville 1996; Gibbes 2000

Illus. in Huntsville catalog.
Notes:More information on file at TSM.

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