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  • PAINTING, "Sam Houston"

  • CATEGORY: COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
  • MEASUREMENTS: 16"H x 14"W
  • DATE MADE: 1961

Description

Painting (a). Watercolor on wood. Painting 11"H x 9 1/4"W. Portrait of Sam Houston. Bust view. Gray hair. White high collared shirt. Dark coat. Black tie. Signed "C. C. Beall-" down left proper shoulder. In wooden frame with muslin border (b).


Provenance

Appeared in the August 1961 edition of The Reader's Digest in "Sam Houston's Last Stand", condensed from John Fitzgerald Kennedy's "Profiles in Courage".

  • ASSOCIATED VETERAN: Houston, Sam
  • ASSOCIATED INDIVIDUAL: Kennedy, John Fitzgerald
  • CREDIT LINE: Reader's Digest (c/o C.D. Wood, Art Editor)

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