National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #382
Subject/Title: Unknown Gentleman W57
Artist:Sully, Lawrence
Date Created:ca. 1790
Owner/Location:Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:1 13/16 x 1 5/16
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval bust-length nearly full frontal of a man in a yellow vest trimmed with green embroidery. His hair is coarse, silvery, with a wiry quality esp. noticeable as it fall straight down to his collar. His eyes are almost black.
History:Exhibited at Huntsville 1996; Gibbes 2000.

Ilus. Huntsville catalog.
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