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Description

View of the Washington Monument w/ water in foreground and a few low buildings surrounding it.

Details

Maker
Cudlip, C. S. (Photographer)
Chase, J. Eastman (Framer)
Date
1885
Inscriptions
Handwritten on photo--l.l. and l.r.: ""C.S. Cudlip & Co. Photo./ WASH. D.C."" Handwritten on mat--recto: ""The National Monument/ to/ Washington/ as dedicated 21 February 1885."" Printed on verso--label: ""No. 9959/ FROM/ J. EASTMAN CHASE/ Picture Frames/ AND/ WORKS OF ART/ NO. 7 HAMILTON PLACE/ BOSTON, MASS. [handwritten twice] WK Watkins""
Location of origin
Washington, DC, USA; Boston, MA, USA, Suffolk
Material
albumen (egg white)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Albumen
government
Government
landscapes (representations)
Monument
monuments
photographs
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
Possibly albumen (egg white)
People and organizations
Washington Monument
Dimensions
42 x 27.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.590
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins
GUSN
37859

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