PAINTINGS & PRINTS
MESDA Craftsman ID Number
oil on canvas
[Overall Ht]35″ __[Overall Wdth]27 1/2″ __[Overall Depth] __[Overall Len] __[Overall Diam] __[Other]sight measurement
man in a three-quarter pose facing right, wig, small collar on shirt, buttoned vest with two buttons open, unbuttoned jacket, right hand on hip, other hand not in view, ruffled cuffs on shirt
The portrait descended in the family to present owner.
needs cleaning __relined
Roger Atkinson __The subject married Anne Pleasants of “Curles Neck Farm,” Charles City County, Virginia. They lived at “Mansfield” in Dinwiddie County, Virginia. He was the father of Thomas Atkinson. __See S-6577A, S-5740, S-6577B, S-5776B (“Mansfield”), and S-5776 (Thomas Atkinson). See Craftsman database and MESDA’s photographic files for information on the artist, John Durand. Also see MESDA’s small Virginia cards for information on the subject, Roger Atkinson.
Bradford L. Rauschenberg –Frank L. Horton –Edith Culpepper Potter __04/07/1976