Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-12272

Description

A black and white photograph of Harrison Otis Apthorp. Frontal bust view of a middle-aged man, short hair, beard and a moustache. Wears a herringbone overcoat, vest, dark tie, white shirt with a high collar. Black background, and under glass on a white mat. In a black painted wood frame with a beaded outer edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photographs
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
men (male humans)
portraits
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Photograph
Glass
Painted
Man
Portrait
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Inscription

Written on the back in black ink is: Harrison Otis Apthorp Head Master at Milton Academy.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

People and Organizations

Mr. Harrison Otis Apthorp

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

10.25 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1556