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1971.1553 (RS118256)

Description

Wood frame to scrolled edges, encloses under glass and white mat a black and white photograph of Mr. N.P. Shortridge. Bust view, 3/4 facial turn against a plain background. White hair and beard, wears a white shirt, dark bow tie, dark coat. Soft edges. Cardboard backing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Inscriptions
Signed at the bottom right corner but illegible. Written on the back in pencil is: N.P. Shortridge, Dover, NH + Philadelphia + Wynnew...this of Ch...(illegible).
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
clay
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
Clay
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Man
men (male humans)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
Portrait
portraits
Possibly clay
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Photograph
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Mr. N.P. Shortridge
Dimensions
9.875 x 7.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1553
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12269

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