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Mourning Picture

1931.1454 (RS85309)

Description

Framed watercolor, weeping willows and pine trees surround a footed casket inscribed "Martin Robbins, died Octoer 9, 1792, ae 4 years, 3 months, 3 days".

Details

Maker
Abigail Robbins
Miss Rowson's Academy for Young Ladies
Inscriptions
"Martin Robbins/Died October 9, 1792/AE 4 years, 3 months, 3 days" (Painted)
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolors (paintings)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
funerary art
paper (fiber product)
Picture
watercolors (paintings)
Accession Number
1931.1454
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Ida F. and Caira Robbins and Miss Ellen A. R. Stone
GUSN
41338

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