Tea Party

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1895

GUSN

GUSN-222823

Description

Framed photograph of a tea party. Anna Wheatland is standing in the back row, far right, wearing a striped dress. There are eight other women pictured, also wearing flower trimmed hats and gowns. One of the women is seated in a chair playing a banjo, while another is holding a croquet mallet. There is a small child seated in a chair by the table. A corner of a house and a trellis appear in the background of the photograph. Carved white wood frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

photographic prints
paper (fiber product)
photographic materials
Print, Photographic

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P568

Maker

X.H. Shaw & Son (Framer)

Location of Origin

Salem, Massachusetts

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

10 13/16 x 12 13/16 x 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.991

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)