Painting

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-37031

Description

Watercolor painting of a man being carried on a green chair by two servants.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Watercolor
Servitude
Painting

Inscription

In pen script on backing reads ""Rare/ Brought from Calcutta/ in 1856 by/ Mary Oliver Smith/ Wife Capt. Arnnie(?) Smith/ of Lynn/ Painted on transparent paper/ for Soc. Pres. Antiquities.""

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 5/8 x 7 1/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Caroline M. Smith

Accession Number

1934.1655