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Portrait #148
Subject/Title: Unknown male (from Mays, Kirkman attic)
Artist:Cooper, Washington B. (attrib.)
Date Created:unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:35 x 31.5
Image Dimensions:29 x 24
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:7/7/2003
Condition:Excellent

Description:Waist-length three-quarters right of a young man in a black suit and tie with a white shirt. His white collar appears above his tie. His brown hair, straight on top, is combed over from his left to right. It is wavy above his ears. He has a broad forehead. The background is dark overall, but a light and shadow area is by his right shoulder.
History:Work was "found in Kirkman Mays attic."

It was restored by a museum professional in NYC in the early 1980s.
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