Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-25757

Description

Waist-length portrait of white haired old man in satin vest--looking left--oval format.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photographs
albumen (egg white)
old age
Albumen
Old age
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Inscription

Handwritten on label--verso: ""Samuel Curtis/ born 1785/ sometimes painted/ the dials for Aaron/ Williard's clocks""

People and Organizations

Samuel Curtis

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 x 8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1938.666

Places

Massachusetts (United States)