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Grand Lodge of Tennessee - Free & Accepted Masons
Nashville, Tennessee
Portrait #507
Subject/Title:
Yell, Archibald
Artist: Cooper, Washington Bogart
Date Created: mid 1800s
Owner/Location:Grand Lodge of TN Free & Accepted Masons
100 7th Ave. N.
Nashville, TN 37203
615-255-2625
Frame Dimensions:46 x 38
Image Dimensions:36 x 28
Materials/Media:oil on canvas
Date Documented:9/30/2004
Condition: Excellent

Description:Dark hair with slight widow's peak combed straight back. Clean-shaven face. Blue Masonic stole over dark suit, black tie, and white shirt. Right hand rests on a chair?
History of Work:Restored in 2011

The artist, Washington Bogart Cooper, was commissioned to paint most of the Grand Masters, which explains the approximate date of Claiborne's portrait.
Notes:Masonic year 1831.

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