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Portrait of a Woman

1977.769 (RS117082)

Description

Photo of engraving cut with round arched top; subject is full length profile view of a young woman, face slightly turned towards viewer glancing downward to stone pavement.

Details

Maker
William L. Greene & Co. (Publisher)
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
Legend glued to rectangular backing. ""Lone pensive nun, devout and pure,/ sober, steadfast and demure,/ All in a robe of darkest grain. / Flowing with majestic train."" Published by Wm. L. Greene & Co. ""The Congregationalist"" Boston.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
photographs
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Graphic Documents
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
photographic prints
photographs
Print
prints (visual works)
Unidentified Photograph
Dimensions
19 x 12.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.769
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4562

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