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Object Name Painting
Title Lafayette Guild
Catalog Number 0985.00.00114
Date c. 1927
Description Oil on canvas portrait painting of Lafayette Guild. Guild is in uniform and is shown in a 3/4 length frontal pose with only his bust illuminated against a dark background.
Material paint (oil); textile (canvas)
Dimensions H-36.5 W-31.5 inches
Made Daniel Hoffman
Provenance Portrait of Major General Lafayette Guild, a surgeon on the staff of Robert E. Lee. The portrait was taken from a daguerreotype of Guild. Painted by Daniel Hoffman circa 1927. It was unveiled in Tuscaloosa, Alabama then shipped to the Museum of the Confederacy by Mrs. J. A. Rountree, Alabama Regent.
People Guild, LaFayette
Search Terms United Daughters of the Confederacy
UDC
U.D.C.
surgeons
Subjects Art
Paintings
Portrait paintings
Portraits
Soldiers
Medical personnel