National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee
















Out of State
Portrait #1903
Virginia D'Shiel Robertson
Subject/Title: Unknown Seated Gentleman
Artist: Unknown
Date Created: unknown
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:37.75 x 32.5
Image Dimensions:29.5 x 25.5
Materials/Media:Oil on Canvas
Date Documented:22 February 2015
Condition: Good

Description: Gentleman sitting wearing a black coat and silk scarf at the neck. He has dark wavy hair and dark eyes, and owner states they think he's quite handsome!
History:

The portrait was handed down to the owner by a family member. The family is descended from Col. David Campell Kelley of Lebanon, TN, and the Walpole family, one of the first TN families to settle the state.

Notes:An appraiser judged the portrait and its elaborate gold frame to be in good condition.

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