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Description

Bunch of vari-colored flowers in original wide mahoagny veneer frame, glazed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Inscriptions
1. Typewritten entry on jelly label at upper left corner of board backing: Mrs. Emily [sic] (Goodwin) Poor,/ born Portland, Maine, 1790./ married Daniel Adams Poor of/ Andover. Her dau. married a/ Patch. Bought at auction, Ptach hse, Ipswich, Aug. 1947. 2. On jelly lebel to right of #1, with a fountain pen entry] Loaned/ by/ N. F. Little 3. At lower half of wood backing reverse bears an illegible inscription in white chalk.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Pencil
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
PICTURE, STILL LIFE
still lifes
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
Dimensions
15.25 x 13.5 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.818
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2601

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