Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1890

GUSN

GUSN-12695

Description

Black and white photographic portrait. Elderly man seated at the desk leaning on one elbow and holding an open book with his other hand. Under glass in gilt painted mat and molded walnut frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Label on the back reads: From J. Eastman Chase, Picture Frames and Works of Art, No.7 Hamilton Place, Boston, MA.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Chase, J. Eastman (Framer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA, Suffolk

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

13.875 x 11.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1802

Places

Massachusetts (United States)