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1986.690 (RS25042)

Description

A black and white photograph, waist length, of a white-haired man seated in an armchair, holding a pipe and a book. A bookcase, drapes and household accessories are in the background. It is in a blue leather covered tabletop frame, embossed with gilt banding and initials.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1950
Inscriptions
Embossed on the frame front is: A.W.L. Ont he back is: W.W. Winship/Boston. And: C * S .
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
embossing
leather
paper (fiber product)
photographs
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Embossed
embossing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
leather
Leather
Man
men (male humans)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Photograph
People and organizations
Lispenard B. Phister
Dimensions
9.375 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.690
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51058

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