Painting

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1810

GUSN

GUSN-46499

Description

Bust length, man in profile, black coat, blue vest, brown hair.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Pen script on reverse, center bottom: ""Dr. John Lummus, our/ great grandfather/ painted 1810./ Born Aug. 27 1790/ Married Dec. 1 1811/ Died 1836 aged 46./ E. Ahlborn"" Painted in script on reverse of frame, top, is ""Summer of 1810 [illegible]"" At lower right of picture is ""Nixon""

People and Organizations

Dr. John Lummus

Maker

Nixon (Artist)

Dimensions

8.75 x 7.75 x 1.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Alice and Emil Ahlborn

Accession Number

1961.149

Places

Massachusetts (United States)