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Description

A sepia-tone studio portrait, bust length, of a young mother and an infant (8-10 months). They are shown check to check. The mother has her hair pulled back and wears a cut velvet trimmed dress. The infant is in white. It is in a gilt painted leaf and scroll carved frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1890
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Child
children (people by age group)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
paper (fiber product)
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Woman
women (female humans)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5.5 x 4.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.693
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51060

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