Painting

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1810

GUSN

GUSN-46498

Description

Half length, young woman in brown dress, white lace collar and sleeves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Watercolor
Unidentified Paper
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Inscription

Pen script on reverse, center bottom: ""Ruth Alley/ Wife of Dr. John/ Lummus"" and ""Wife of Dr. John Lummus/ our great grandmother/ Born Dec. 8, 1792/ Married Dec. 1, 1811/ Died April 5, 1813/ E. Ahlborn"" Other inscriptions covered by stickers. At lower right of picture is ""Nixon"".

People and Organizations

Ruth Alley Lummus

Maker

Nixon (Artist)

Dimensions

8.625 x 7.75 x 1.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Alice and Emil Ahlborn

Accession Number

1961.148

Places

Massachusetts (United States)