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1961.148 (RS5248)

Description

Half length, young woman in brown dress, white lace collar and sleeves.

Details

Maker
Nixon (Artist)
Date
1810
Inscriptions
Pen script on reverse, center bottom: ""Ruth Alley/ Wife of Dr. John/ Lummus"" and ""Wife of Dr. John Lummus/ our great grandmother/ Born Dec. 8, 1792/ Married Dec. 1, 1811/ Died April 5, 1813/ E. Ahlborn"" Other inscriptions covered by stickers. At lower right of picture is ""Nixon"".
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Ruth Alley Lummus
Dimensions
8.625 x 7.75 x 1.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1961.148
Credit Line
Gift of Alice and Emil Ahlborn
GUSN
46498

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