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Description

Black and white photograph of Alvin Sortwell, III in oval gesso frame with molded bunches of grapes, leaves, vines. Gilt.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1950
Inscriptions
Alvin Foye Sortwell/ 3nd [sic]/Born Sept. 8, 1922
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
gesso
gilding
glass (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
gesso
gilding
glass (material)
photographic prints
portraits
Print, Photographic
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
9 1/4 x 7 3/4 x 1 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.287.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
289087

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