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1971.1556 (RS118259)

Description

A black and white photograph of Harrison Otis Apthorp. Frontal bust view of a middle-aged man, short hair, beard and a moustache. Wears a herringbone overcoat, vest, dark tie, white shirt with a high collar. Black background, and under glass on a white mat. In a black painted wood frame with a beaded outer edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Inscriptions
Written on the back in black ink is: Harrison Otis Apthorp Head Master at Milton Academy.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Man
men (male humans)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Photograph
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Mr. Harrison Otis Apthorp
Dimensions
10.25 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1556
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12272

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