In some cases only a single faded black and white photo is available when painting the portrait of a deceased subject.  The following are a few examples of portraits created under these conditions.

 

 

frank-conant-group1

Portrait of Frank Conant, founder of the MIT Federal Union in 1952.  This was the only photo available for his portrait.
(Commissioned by the MIT Federal Union, 2013)

 

 

pettingill

Portrait of Judge Noah Brooks Kent Pettingill, the 1st federal Judge to sit on the Puerto Rico federal court.
(commissioned by the United States Federal Court, 2007)

   holt

Portrait of Judge Holt, the 2nd federal Judge to sit on the Puerto Rico federal court.
(commissioned by the United States Federal Court, 2007)

   dimmic

Portrait of Major Earl D. Thomas, a provisional federal Judge to sit on the Puerto Rico federal court.
(commissioned by the United States Federal Court, 2010)