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Object Name Portrait
Title Thomas J. Wood
Catalog Number 1939.45
Creator Unknown
Date ca. 1867
Material(s) Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-40 W-35 D-4 inches
Description This is a bust portrait of Thomas J. Wood. It is an oval portrait showing a man in an Union uniform. He has dark brown-greying hair and whiskers and brown eyes. He is wearing a dark tunic with a dark blue collar, gold buttons and gold and silver insignia. A white shirt collar can be seen at the neck. The painting has a grey and brown background.
Notes Thomas John Wood was born in 1823 and died in 1906. West Point graduate (1845). Retired from the military a major general in 1868.
Collection Mrs. George H. Wood Collection
Subjects Military uniforms
Military officers
Portrait paintings
Oil paintings
Search Terms Oil Painting
Oil Paintings
Portrait Paintings
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS