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Object Name Painting
Title Ben Palmer
Catalog Number 0985.05.00069
Description Oil on canvas portrait painting with an oval frame. The picture depicts the head and shoulders of the subject wearing a gray coat and hat.
Material paint (oil); textile (canvas); wood
Dimensions H-8.25 W-7 inches
Made Mary Sydnor Morel
Provenance This is a portrait of Lt., Later Reverend, W. Benjamin Palmer of the Army of Northern Tennessee. Palmer arranged for the painting of the Mosby Triptych (see Solid South room correspondences). Painted by Mary Sydnor Morel.
People Palmer, William Benjamin
Subjects Chaplains
Religion
soldiers