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Quincy Portrait

Description

Framed watercolor painting on paper in brown tones of three children; a boy and girl flank a young boy holding a small book. Possibly James Phillip Quincy, Samuel Quincy, and Mabel Quincy. Three-quarter length view. Elaborate molded and gilded frame with oval reveal. Inscription on rear reads: "JP. S. & M. Quincy by SHARPE."

Details

Maker
Sharpe (Artist)
Date
1840-1860
Location of origin
USA
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
People and organizations
Gould, Mary Apthorp Quincy, 1834-1883
Quincy, Josiah Phillips, 1829-1910
Quincy, Samuel M. (Samuel Miller), 1833-1887
Dimensions
18 1/4 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.34
GUSN
55907

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