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Miniature portrait of Henry Poor (1803-1879)

1939.321 (RS5157)

Description

Miniature watercolor bust length portrait on ivory of an older man wearing a gray suit, mounted in an oval brass frame with a beaded border, loop attachment at top, stand on reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1879
Inscriptions
"A.C. Tamagno" (Signed)
Location of origin
United States
Material
brass (alloy)
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
ivory (tooth component)
miniatures (paintings)
Painting
People and organizations
Poor, Henry, Mr., 1803-1879
Dimensions
4 x 2 5/8 x 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.321
GUSN
103873
Related Items
Title 324 Accession number 1939.321

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