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1930.424 (RS5109)

Description

Bust length, man with unruly curly hair, in black coat and cravat. In leather case.

Details

Maker
Lewis, William (Artist)
Date
1835
Inscriptions
In pen and pencilled script on paper insert ""By William Lewis, 1835/ Portrait & Miniature Painter./an unknown sitter, possibly of Medfield/ among the Harriet Fowle th[illegible] of Medfield. May be one of her Adams ancestors.""
Material
ivory (tooth component)
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
miniatures (toys)
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
4 x 3.5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.424
GUSN
33296

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