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1986.669 (RS25050)

Description

A brown-tone, three-fourth length, portrait of a seated young woman holding a fan. She wears a sheer white dress with beading or embroidery and a low square neckline. The background is brown mated with cream colored cardboard. In a simple flat and narrow mahogany frame.

Details

Maker
Possibly Meeson (Photographer)
Date
1895-1920
Inscriptions
Embossed on the the mat in the center of the lower margin is: Marson/East Orange N.J.
Location of origin
East Orange, NJ, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
relief halftone (process)
Object type
Art
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Half-tone
photomechanical prints
portraits
Print, Photographic
prints (visual works)
relief halftone (process)
Woman
women (female humans)
People and organizations
Miss Margaret Bradley Little
Dimensions
10.75 x 7.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.669
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51039

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