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1986.365 (RS25052)

Description

Black and white bust length photograph of a young woman w/ wire frame glasses, wearing a frothy white dress, puffed sleeves, squarish necklace, and hair tied up in a knot; w/in a scalloped edged silver faced frame w/ rows of repousse(?) beading along outer edge and edge of rectangular opening; repousse petal-like devices at corners; wood back and stand. (A table frame).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1894-1900
Inscriptions
Stamped and inscribed in ink on back of photo: ""Alice M. Arnold/ Xmas 1894"" Silver face of frame hammered: ""----RLING/ 125"" and ""RL(?)""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
photographs
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Bust
busts (figures)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
Unidentified Photograph
Woman
women (female humans)
People and organizations
Alice M. Arnold
Dimensions
6.75 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.365
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50794

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