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Theorem

1995.405 (RS103952)

Description

Theorem painting of roses, rosebuds and leaves. Watercolor paint on cream colored velvet. Dark wood frame.

Details

Maker
Bridge, Abigail Gray (Artist)
Gramstorff Bros. Inc. (Framer)
Date
ca. 1815
Inscriptions
"The Society for the Preservation / of N.E. Antiquities / Painted by Abigail Gray Bridge of Boston / c. 1815 at the Misses Saunder's Academy / Clifton Heights, Dorchester, grandmother / of donor, Helen Sanborn Whitney." (Handwritten on a gummed label)
"Gramstorff Bros., Inc./ Artistic / Picture Framing / Developing, Printing / and Enlarging / 101 Ferry St. / 1182? [handwritten] / Malden, Mass." (Printed label)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Material
velvet (fabric weave)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
art education
Painting
Theorem
theorems (paintings)
velvet (fabric weave)
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Saunders and Beach Ladies Academy
Dimensions
6 1/8 x 8 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.405
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10550
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Title Theorem Accession number 1995.406 Relationship Painted by Abigail Gray Bridge

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