National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #61
Subject/Title: Unknown man (miniature) - C25
Artist:unknown
Date Created:ca. 1840
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:2.5 x 2
Image Dimensions:2 x 1.75
Materials/Media:oil on ivory
Date Documented:6/3/2003
Condition:Excellent

Description:Oval miniature of a man in three-quarter right profile. He is wearing a black suit and white shirt. His short-cropped curly hair frames his face and is crowded into the top of the frame. His deep pink lips are almost pursed, and his brown eyes are wide set.
History:Purchased in Nashville.
Notes:Permission to reproduce by request only.

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