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Portrait of Joseph Allen

1952.466 (RS5233)

Description

Modeled colored wax relief portrait of man facing right with black coat and white collar, set in a deep wood frame behind glass.

Details

Maker
Possibly Rauschner, John Christian (1760-after 1812) (Sculptor)
Date
ca. 1810
Inscriptions
Paper label 1: "M.F.A. / 345.19 / Latimer" Paper label 2: "DOLL & RICHARDS / 2 Park Street, / BOSTON." (Paper label)
Location of origin
Boston, Mass (origin)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
portraits
Sculpture
soft sculpture
People and organizations
Allen, Joseph
Gordon, James, Mr.
Dimensions
6 x 5 x 1 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.466
Credit Line
Bequest of Grace Gordon Latimer
GUSN
103877
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