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Portrait of Grandma Hawthorne

Description

Portrait of "Grandma Hawthorne": older woman shown in black, wearing a red shawl with white and black trim; white neckerchief; white bonnet with black trim; brown backdrop with simulated columns, subject is show from the chest up. Gilded gold wooden frame.

Details

Maker
Frothingham, James, 1786-1864 (Artist)
Date
1786-1864
Inscriptions
"T.L. 2961 / Portrait by James/ Frothingham/ Mrs. Ronald Lyman"
"T.L. 2961 / Portrait by James Frothingham / Lent by / Mrs. Ronald T. Lyman / Waltham, Mass."
"DOLL & RICHARDS, Inc. /140 NEWBURY STREET, BOSTON, MASS. / PAINTINGS, SCULPTURE. PRINTS-PAINTINGS RESTORED/FRAMES/ No. C42998"
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
oil paintings (visual works)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
Dimensions
26 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1997.44
Credit Line
In memory of Charlotte Lyman Clark and Benjamin Schyler Clark by their children
GUSN
174496
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Title Picture Portrait Accession number 1997.47

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