National Society of Colonial Dames of
America in Tennessee















Portrait #469
Subject/Title:
Yeatman, Henry Clay
Artist:Strudwick, Clement
Date Created:ca. 1928
Owner/Location:Private Collection
Frame Dimensions:59 x 49
Image Dimensions:53 x 43
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:10/14/2004
Condition:Excellent

Description:Nearly full-length strong left profile of an older man with white hair and moustache. Dressed in black, including a cape, he has a cane in his hidden left hand. His right hand appears to hold a hat.
History of Work:Made from a photograph in the owner's possession.
Notes:Subject was the brother of Leonidas Polk and was his aide de camp during the Civil War.

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