National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #378
Subject/Title: Unknown Gentleman W10
Artist:Spencer, Frederick R.
Date Created:ca. 1830
Owner/Location:Cheekwood Museum of Art
Nashville, TN
Frame Dimensions:NA
Image Dimensions:2.5 x 2
Materials/Media:watercolor on ivory
Date Documented:
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval bust-length slightly left profile of a middle-aged man with brown eyes and brown hair, which is parted on his left, is combed forward but then ascends into a forceful “fin” that run s the length of his head. He is wearing a black coat and white shirt and stock.
History:Exhibited at Cheekwood 1992; Huntsville 1996; Gibbes 2000

Illus. Huntsville catalog.
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