Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-12287

Description

Four chubby nude young girls are dressed in the accessories of the four seasons. "Spring" has a flowered hat, boots and an umbrella; "Summer" a parasol; "Autumn" a field hat and grapes; and "Winter" fur hat, boots and muff. Pasted on off-white mat with a gray border, under glass in walnut and gilt molded frame. Pine back boards.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
gilding
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
walnut (wood)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
girls
seasons
walnut (wood)
Unidentified Paper
Walnut
Glass
Girl
Seasons
Gilded
PICTURE

Inscription

Printed on the front is: J.A. Mitchell, Del/The Seasons/J.J. Hawes, Photo.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Hawes, Josiah Johnson, 1808-1891 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

11.25 x 9.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1570

Places

Massachusetts (United States)