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Portrait of "Doct. Sandy Kenny" (d. 1844), Servant to the Wallace Family of "Rokeby," King George County, Virginia, (painting)

Painter:
Simpson, James Alexander 1805-1880 (possibly by)
Subject:
Kenny, Sandy, Doct
Medium:
Oil on poplar panel
Culture:
African American
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1840
Notes:
Owner, 2016.
Summary:
Portrait of Doct. Sandy Kenny standing in a landscape, his body facing almost forward, his gaze directed toward the viewer, and his hands resting atop a walking stick held vertically in front of him. He wears a short jacket, a white shirt, a tie, and a hat. In the background there is a shed to the left and rolling hills in the distance.
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length
Ethnic
Dress--Accessory--Hat
Dress--Accessory--Cane
Occupation--Service--Servant
Landscape--Farm
Control number:
IAP 9D640401
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_463699

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