Old Woman with a Handkerchief

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1905

GUSN

GUSN-223429

Description

Framed photographic print of a painting of an old woman. She is wearing a white cloth around her hair and has a large medieval style white collar. She is wearing a black dress with many buttons down the front and large white lacy cuffs. She has a ring on her forefinger on her right hand in which she is holding a white handkerchief.

Details

Descriptive Terms

photographic prints
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Print, Photographic

Inscription

"FOSTER BROS. Pictures & Framer, 3 Park Square, Boston. 4222" (printed)
"Property of Nannie J. Borden / #78 / #78 This picture is the property of Nannie J. Borden / Nancy W. Peabody Date Nov 24. 1905"

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P690

Maker

Foster Brothers (Framer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

11 13/16 x 9 5/16 x 12/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1113

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)