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Theorem

1995.406 (RS103953)

Description

Theorem painting of a stag. Watercolor paint on cream velvet ground. 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 gummed label)
"Gramstorff Bros., Inc. / Artistic / Picture Framing / Developing, Printing / and Enlarging / 101 Ferry St. / 1182? [handwritten] / Malden, Mass." (printed)
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
Painting
Theorem
theorems (paintings)
velvet (fabric weave)
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Saunders and Beach Ladies Academy
Dimensions
6 9/16 x 6 3/4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.406
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10551
Related Items
Title Theorem Accession number 1995.405

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