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Portrait of Ruth (Lummus) Buffum

1961.173B (RS85743)

Description

Half-length portrait of Ruth Lummus Buffum with her hair parted in the middle and smoothed over her ears. She wears black dress with lace collar pinned at the center with a rectangular agate brooch (1961.173C)

Details

Maker
Osgood, Charles, 1809-1890 (Artist)
Date
1857
Location of origin
Salem, MA, USA
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Buffum, Ruth Lummus
Dimensions
38.25 x 33.25 x 2.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1961.173B
Credit Line
Gift of Alice and Emil Ahlborn
GUSN
46521

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