Portrait of Ruth (Lummus) Buffum

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1857

GUSN

GUSN-46521

Description

Half-length portrait of Ruth Lummus Buffum with her hair parted in the middle and smoothed over her ears. She wears black dress with lace collar pinned at the center with a rectangular agate brooch (1961.173C)

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Picture
Portrait
Oil
Coated Canvas
Portrait

Associated Person

Buffum, Ruth Lummus

Maker

Osgood, Charles, 1809-1890 (Artist)

Location of Origin

Salem, MA, USA

Dimensions

38.25 x 33.25 x 2.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Alice and Emil Ahlborn

Accession Number

1961.173B

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Probably