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Painting on velvet

Description

Painting on velvet of mother and daughter with three children. Women in grape arbor with fruit, wheat sheaf and vessel at feet. River and trees in background. Colors predominately blue, brown, green, red. Modern wood and glass frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Probably
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
artist's color
sheet glass
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
wood and wood products
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
artist's color
Painting
paintings (visual works)
sheet glass
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
wood and wood products
Dimensions
23 1/2 x 27 1/2 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.380
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
305729

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