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Description

Black and white photograph of Alvin Sortwell, Jr., in oval gilt gesso frame with beaded edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1950
Inscriptions
Alvin Foye Sortwell/Jr./Born May 6, 1891/Died July 17, 1946
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
13 x 10 3/4 x 1 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.287.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
289088

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