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Portrait of Sarah Ogden Codman and Mary Ogden Newbold

Description

Photograph of an oil painting of the Ogden sisters, Sarah Ogden Codman (1800-1844) and Mary Ogden Newbold (1805-1853). Sarah Ogden in standing next to a large window wearing a pink dress with white trim and blue stole with ermine trim. A monocle on a gold chain hangs around her neck. Mary Ogden is seated at a marble topped Empire table wearing a white dress and white gloves. The Ogden family house in Ogdensburg, New York can be seen in the distance through the window. Framed with old green, bubbled glass.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Codman, Thomas Newbold, 1868-1963 (Photographer)
Williams & Everett (Framer)
Date
1885
Original painting painted between 1815-1830
Inscriptions
"WILLIAM & EVERET/FINE-ART ROOMSS/PAINTINGS,WATER-COLORS,/ETCHINGS, ENGRAVINGS/PHOTOGRAPHS, FRAMES,/MIRRORS,/190 BOYLSTON ST/(FORMERLY 79)/30 PARK SQ./BOSTON, MASS." (Paper label)
"Sarah Ogden/afterwards/Mrs. Charles Russell Codman/Mary Edwards Ogden/afterwards/Mrs. Herman LeRoy Newbold" (Ink script)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
gelatin silver prints
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New York state (United States)
Ogdensburg (Saint Lawrence county, New York state)
Descriptive terms
gelatin silver prints
photographic prints
Print, Photographic
prints (visual works)
People and organizations
Codman, Sarah (Ogden), 1799-1844
Newbold, Mary Ogden, 1805-1853
Dimensions
11 1/2 x 9 7/8 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.988
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72203
Related Items
Title Photographic Print Accession number 1969.895 Relationship Identical photograph
Title Ogden Sisters Accession number 52.1980

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