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Boardman House.

Description

Very bright - multi-pasteled picture of house amid yard and trees. Seen from rear and side. Brook flows nearby. Bright green, pink, yellow colors. Attached newspaper clipping on back titled "Taxed in three towns but never was moved", meaning area where house stands has been part of Lynn, Melrose, and Saugus. In the past, those towns were part of Chelsea or Malden or Charlestown

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Details

Collection Name
Original art collection
Collection Code
GC001
Dates
1902-05-20
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
Oct. 6, 1931
Physical Description
1 painting : watercolor
Dimensions
11 7/8"x 17 3/4" (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
ACCESS ID: 1232
Old ID: 1253.00
GUSN
165280
Reference Code
GC001.USMA.Saugus.192

Record details

Originator
Emerson, Frances, Miss (artist)
Material Type
paintings (visual works)
Subjects
Historic New England properties
Places
Saugus, Mass.
Places (Buildings)
Boardman House (Saugus, Mass.)
Notes
Signed by the artist.
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-A-217-ORAL03
Physical Access Restrictions
Condition very good.

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