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Wax Relief Portrait of James Sullivan

1964.394 (RS5259)

Description

Modeled colored wax relief portrait of James Sullivan, set behind glass in a round wood frame.

Details

Maker
Rauschner, John Christian (1760-after 1812) (Sculptor)
Date
ca. 1808
Inscriptions
"James Sullivan / Gov. of Massachusetts. / Presented to Samuel Wells / by Mrs. Dolly Everett / of New Ipswich, N.H." (Pencil)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
portraits
Sculpture
soft sculpture
People and organizations
Sullivan, James, Mr., 1744-1808
Dimensions
1 1/4 (W), 5 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.394
GUSN
103924
Reference Notes
"Old Time New England," vol. XIII No. 1 (July 1922).

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