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Object Name Portrait
Title unknown man
Catalog Number 1939.235.3
Creator McDugal
Maker McDugal
Date 1824
Material(s) Oil on ivory; gold
Dimensions H-2.25 W-1.75 D-0.313 inches
Description This miniature portrait of an unknown man is painted with oils on ivory. The man has brown hair in a swept-forward style and is wearing a white high collar shirt, black suit with high collar and black cravat. The portrait is oval in shape in an gold colored frame with a hanging ring on top and a glass crystal. Inscribed on the reverse in pen is "Painted by/McDugal 1824/New Orleans."
Collection Mrs. John A. Herring Collection
People McDugal
Subjects Paintings
Portrait miniatures
Portrait paintings
Search Terms New Orleans (La.)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS