"South Carolina Portraits: A Collection of Portraits of South Carolinians and Portraits in South Carolina," Columbia, SC: National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of South Carolina, 1996, pg. 126.
Portrait of James Gillam seated with his body turned to the right, his head facing forward, and his gaze directed toward the viewer. His right hand rests atop a book held vertically in his lap. He weras a dark jacket, waistcoat, and tie, and a white shirt with a high collar.
Portrait male--Waist length
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums