National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #366
Subject/Title: Unknown gentleman of the Underhill family W88
Artist:Rogers, Nathaniel
Date Created:ca. 1835
Owner/Location: Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:3 1/8 x 2 5/8
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:
Condition:Excellent

Description:Slightly left seated profile of a young man with wavy, ear-length sandy-blonde hair. His eyes are wide set and brown. He is clean-shaven and wears a white high collared shirt with a wide black tie and black vest. His coat is black and one covered, functional button is visible near the bottom of the rectangular framing. Two ornamental covered buttons are visible on either side of his coat at breast level. The background is light pink. Portrait is enclosed in a folding rectangular case.
History:Painted in New York City.

Exhibited at Gibbes in 2000.
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