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Description

Color photo of a seaside town. Birds-eye view of buildings on the right, water at the left. Clear blue sky. Backed with brown paper. Molded wood frame, gilded over black paint, under glass with a white mat.

Details

Maker
The Picture Shop, Inc. (Framer)
Dowls, P. (Photographer)
Date
1900-1933
Inscriptions
Signed on the mat under the photo in the right corner in pencil: P. Dowls. A sticker says: The Picture Shop Inc., 65 Bromfield St. Boston.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
gesso
glass (material)
hand coloring
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
gesso
Gesso
Glass
glass (material)
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Ocean
oceans
paper (fiber product)
photographs
PICTURE, SEASCAPE
seascapes
Town Scene
towns
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Photograph
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6.75 x 8.688 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1807
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12702

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