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Wall paintings at the Sullivan Dorr residence, Providence, Rhode Island

Description

Bound album of 10 albumen prints, 1877, documenting wall paintings at the Sullivan Dorr residence, Benefit Street, Providence, Rhode Island. Title page indicates that the purpose of the album was specifically to record these frescoes on the walls of the front entry and parlor. Inscribed Sullivan Dorr Ames from Sullivan Dorr Esq., Christmas, 1877. Stamped "S" on cover.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
1877
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
1981
Physical Description
1 photograph album; 10 7/8 x 13 7/8 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
album number: 133
GUSN
194513
Reference Code
PC009.133

Record details

Other People
Dorr , Sullivan
Descriptive Terms
Providence , Rhode Island
Sullivan Dorr House
frescoes (paintings)
historic houses
Material Type
albumen prints
photograph albums
Subjects
Fresco
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Location Note
photo albums # 131, 133, 134

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