National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #59
Subject/Title: Unknown man (miniature) - C23
Artist:Dodge, John Wood (attributed)
Date Created:ca. 1850
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:2.75 x 1.75
Image Dimensions:2.5 x 1.5
Materials/Media:oil on ivory
Date Documented:6/3/2003
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval mniature of a man in three-quarter left profile. He has large blue eyes and wavy light brown hair. His nose and lips are prominent. In formal black attire with a white shirt, his stickpin and gold watch fob chains are visible on his chest against his white vest. The background is a mottled soft pink and blue.
History:Purchased in Nashville from Irene Brown or Mrs. Hickam.
Notes:Permission to reproduce by request only.

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