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Portrait of Miss Adams

1971.506 (RS31109)

Description

Head-and-shoulders portrait of a child, torso turned right, head facing out, white garment, short curly light brown hair, dark background.

Details

Maker
Bendann, David (Maker)
Adams, E. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1881
Inscriptions
Printed blue label on back of frame, ""ART/DAVID BENDANN/MIRRORS/FRAMING/ENGRAVINGS/181 Baltimore Street/CARROLLTON HOTEL BLOCK/WEDDING PRESENTS A SPECIALTY"" sales room depicted at center of label; ""Miss Adams"" printed in pencil on top stretcher; illegible pencil script on frame.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
Child
children (people by age group)
Coated Canvas
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
People and organizations
Adams, Miss
Dimensions
8.5 x 8.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.506
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5103

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