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Portrait #1547
Subject/Title:
Wright, Douglas Massey
Artist:Unknown
Date Created:ca. 1885
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:23 1/2 x 19 1/2
Image Dimensions:19 1/2 x 15 1/2
Materials/Media:Pastel
Date Documented: July 2008
Condition:Excellent

Description:Blue-eyed young boy with wavy, blonde, should-length hair, wearing a smocked dress with a lace collar.
History of Work:
Notes:Born 27 March 2882 in Washington D. C.; raised in Washington; graduated from Vanderbilt; married Margaret Eakin Fall of Nashville 17 November 2906 and resided in Nashville through his adult life. He died 27 March 1882 in Palm Beach, Florida after suffering a stroke during a visit to his daughter. He is the grandfather of the current owner of the portrait.

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