Watercolor

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-2601

Description

Bunch of vari-colored flowers in original wide mahoagny veneer frame, glazed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

still lifes
watercolors (paintings)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
watercolor (paint)
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
Pencil
Painted
PICTURE, STILL LIFE

Inscription

1. Typewritten entry on jelly label at upper left corner of board backing: Mrs. Emily [sic] (Goodwin) Poor,/ born Portland, Maine, 1790./ married Daniel Adams Poor of/ Andover. Her dau. married a/ Patch. Bought at auction, Ptach hse, Ipswich, Aug. 1947. 2. On jelly lebel to right of #1, with a fountain pen entry] Loaned/ by/ N. F. Little 3. At lower half of wood backing reverse bears an illegible inscription in white chalk.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

15.25 x 13.5 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.818

Places

Massachusetts (United States)