Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1900-1933

GUSN

GUSN-12702

Description

Color photo of a seaside town. Birds-eye view of buildings on the right, water at the left. Clear blue sky. Backed with brown paper. Molded wood frame, gilded over black paint, under glass with a white mat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

seascapes
photographs
gesso
glass (material)
hand coloring
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
oceans
towns
Unidentified Paper
Gesso
Unidentified Photograph
Glass
Hand Colored
Town Scene
Ocean
PICTURE, SEASCAPE

Inscription

Signed on the mat under the photo in the right corner in pencil: P. Dowls. A sticker says: The Picture Shop Inc., 65 Bromfield St. Boston.

Associated Building

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

Maker

The Picture Shop, Inc. (Framer)
Dowls, P. (Photographer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

6.75 x 8.688 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1807

Places

Massachusetts (United States)