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Portrait of Ambrose Ames

Description

Charcoal drawing of Ambrose Ames. Bust-length portrait depicts a middle-aged man with white shirt, black coat; facing left.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
chalk
charcoal (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Chalk
chalk
Charcoal
charcoal (plant material)
Drawing
drawings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Ames, Ambros
Barrett, Frances Hall (Ames), 1809-1887
Barrett, George, 1801-1862
Dimensions
23 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1948.230.1
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63343

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