National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #325
Subject/Title: Unknown Gentleman W 92
Artist:Henri, Pierre ca. 1760-1822
Date Created:ca. 1810
Owner/Location: Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:2 13/16" x 2 1/4"
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:3/1/2004
Condition:Fair

Description:Frame is original plain gold plated with full opening in back containing hair arrangement over beige cloth background.

Oval of a man with a cartoon-like appearance, highly determined looking, almost glaring. Brown short wispy hair combed forward over a high forehead. Large brown eyes, blue jacket, tan vest and white high-collared shirt.
History:Painted somewhere between New York and New Orleans.

Exhibited Gibbes 2000
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