National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #354
Subject/Title: Unknown Gentleman W65
Artist:Peale, Anna Claypoole 1791-1878
Date Created:1831
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:2 1/2" x 2"
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:2/22/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Frame is chased gilded copper, original. Fitted with a pin on the back.

Oval of an elderly man in a yellow vest and bright blue jacket with 4 brass buttons. His hair is white, his eyes blue, and he has red, ""rheumy"" circles under his eyes and his mouth is drawn in wrinkles.
History:Painted in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Exhibited 1994 Cheekwood 1995 / Huntsville 1996/ The Peale Family 1996-97/ Gibbes 2000

Illus. Huntsville Catalog/ The Peale Family Catalog
Notes:More information on file at TSM.

HOME | ABOUT THE PROJECT | CONTACT US | INDEX | INSTITUTION COLLECTIONS
HOW TO PARTICIPATE | NEW PORTRAITS