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Old Woman with a Handkerchief

2006.44.1113 (RS11023)

Description

Framed photographic print of a painting of an old woman. She is wearing a white cloth around her hair and has a large medieval style white collar. She is wearing a black dress with many buttons down the front and large white lacy cuffs. She has a ring on her forefinger on her right hand in which she is holding a white handkerchief.

Details

Maker
Foster Brothers (Framer)
Date
ca. 1905
Inscriptions
"FOSTER BROS. Pictures & Framer, 3 Park Square, Boston. 4222" (printed)
"Property of Nannie J. Borden / #78 / #78 This picture is the property of Nannie J. Borden / Nancy W. Peabody Date Nov 24. 1905"
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
photographic prints
Print, Photographic
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 13/16 x 9 5/16 x 12/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1113
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
223429

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