National Society of Colonial Dames of
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Portrait #477
Subject/Title:
Watson, (Dr.) John McClaren
Artist:Cooper, W. B.
Date Created:ca. 1840s
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:44.5 x 37
Image Dimensions:35 x 27
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:10/16/2004
Condition:Good

Description:Seated waist-lngth of a man with a full head of dark, wavy hair, cut just above the ears and parted on his left. His eyes are large and wideset. He is dressed in black coat, vest, tie and white high-collared shirt. His right had rests on a table. His left is just visible at the bottom of the frame.
History of Work:Came from Evergreen Place on Gallatin Rd. at Briley Parkway. Referenced to Nashville Families and Homes, p. 79.
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