This is one of only two portraits attributed to Cosmo Medici. Howell Briggs built Wales Plantation near Petersburg. He married Lucy Gray and was the father of Gray Briggs.
Dimensions: approximately 22 x 19 in. (55.88 x 48.26 cm.); based on portrait of wife
Carolyn J. Weekley, Painters and Paintings in the Early American South (2013), 279-280.
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