Painting

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1825

GUSN

GUSN-36228

Description

House w/ additions and outbuildings at left, two large trees in yard.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paintings (visual works)
charcoal (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
Charcoal
Unidentified Paper
PICTURE

Inscription

Penciled script on reverse, upper left: ""Elm Knoll Andover 68 Phillips Street/ House of Daniel A. Poor when he built in 1763/ This was drawn about 1825 by Emily E. Poor"" Typed label w/ info. on Poor and Dr. James T/ Thacher on reverse, center. It reads: ""Old house built by Daniel Poor of Andover in 1763/ Daniel Poor was among the Minute men under command of Capt. Thomas Poor/ in Col. James Frye's Regiment/ He was at Bunker Hill in Capt. Benj. Farnums Company/ He was in the army of Revolution seven years."" Followed by lengthy info. on Thacher.

People and Organizations

Daniel Poor House

Maker

Poor, Emily E. (Artist)

Dimensions

19.5 x 25.75 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1933.1741

Places

Massachusetts (United States)