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Portrait of Ella Lowell Lyman

Description

Framed charcoal portrait of Ella Lowell Lyman as a five year old girl with long brown hair and lace trim at neckline of dress. Daughter of Arthur T. Lyman and Ellen Lyman. Oval frame of gilt and gesso scrolled foliate decoration.

Details

Maker
Possibly Cheney (Maker)
Possibly Cheney (Maker)
Possibly Cheney (Maker)
Date
1871
Inscriptions
Paper label on reverse: ""Ella Lowell/ Portrait by Cheney/ when 5 years old"" Tag: ""Ella Lowell Lee/ from Susan C. Lyman/ Jan. 1, 1934""
Material
charcoal (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Charcoal
charcoal (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Ella Lowell Lyman
Dimensions
27.5 x 21.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.477
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen Stout
GUSN
26561

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