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Fielding Lewis, Jr. was the son of Fielding Lewis and Betty Washington Lewis. This portrait was commissioned by the father to hang at Kenmore between 1772 and 1775.
Dimensions: 30 x 25 in. (78.74 x 66 cm.)
The subject is seated on a wooden chair with his left arm draped over it and his right hand in his waistcoat. He wears a brown jacket over an embroidered, gold waistcoat. On the table in front of him is a worn book. “1751” is visible on the book cover.
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