PAINTINGS & PRINTS
MESDA Craftsman ID Number
oil on canvas
[Overall Ht]29 1/4″ __[Overall Wdth]24 1/8″ __[Overall Depth] __[Overall Len] __[Overall Diam] __[Other]sight measurement
portrait of a man in a three-quarter pose, with his hand in his vest and holding a stick or rod of some kind, cuff links, cravat with ruffle, high collar, open jacket, dark hair, sideburns
The portrait descended in the family.
John Baird __The subject was born in Edinburgh, Scotland and lived at “Epping Forrest,” Essex County, Virginia. __See Craftsman database and MESDA’s photographic files for information on the artist, John Durand. Refer to MESDA’s small Virginia cards, there are several John Bairds.
Bradford L. Rauschenberg –Frank L. Horton –Christine Minter __11/18/1975