National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #405
Subject/Title: Unknown Gentleman W103
Artist:Williams, Henry
Date Created:ca. 1816
Owner/Location:Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:3 x 2.5
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval, bust-length three-quarters profile of a young man who is looking to his left. His curly, wavy sandy blonde hair frames his face, as do his mutton-chop sideburns that extend toward the corners of his mouth. His eyes are blue, large, and wideset. His chin has a slight cleft. His jacket is black with six (?) covered buttons visible. His soft gray (?) stock and shirt appear to be silk.
History:Exhibited at Gibbes 2000.
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