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Object Name Painting
Title Henry A. Wise
Catalog Number 0985.13.00431
Date 1908
Description Oil on board oval portrait painting, miniature, of Confederate Brigadier General Henry A. Wise. The back of the panel reads: "For Mrs. Mayo / with Mr and Mrs C.W. Chapman's / compliments / Mexico 1908."
Material paint (oil); wood (board)
Dimensions H-6.75 W-4.5 inches
Owned Mrs. Mayo (tentatively Margaretta Ellen "Nene" Wise Mayo)
Made Conrad Wise Chapman, Mexico
Provenance The miniature of General Henry A. Wise was done by Conrad Wise Chapman in 1908. Presented by Chapman to Mrs. Mayo (believed Margaretta Ellen "Nene" Wise Mayo, youngest daughter of the subject, Henry Wise).
People Wise, Henry Alexander
Chapman, Conrad Wise
Mayo, Margaretta Ellen ("Nene") Wise [Mrs. William Carrington]
Wise, Margaretta Ellen ("Nene")
Subjects gifts
women
Art
Generals
Paintings
Portrait paintings
Portraits
Soldiers
Daughters
Fathers
Fathers & children