Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1885-1900 ?

GUSN

GUSN-50754

Description

Black and white photographic portrait of "Catharine Adams Little" seated facing front wearing dark, long-sleeved dress w/ belt and white cap; right hand holding spectacles and left arm resting on a table w/ gadrooned edge. Subject probably about 75 years old. Molded and veneered wood frame w/ inner gilded frame; recessed off-white mat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photographs
prints (visual works)
gelatin silver prints
silver (metal)
old age
Silver Print
Old age
Print, Photographic

Inscription

Printed in lower right and label on back. Lower right: ""NOTMAN PHOTO CO./BOSTON"" Label: ""BIGELOW & JORDAN,/ IMPORTERS/PUBLISHERS/MANUFACTURERS/11 Bromfield Street;--641-643 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Mass., U.S.A./No. 17687 B""

Associated Person

Little, Catherine Adams, 1823-1923

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Notman Photo Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Photographic studio)
Bigelow & Jordan (Framer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

23 x 19 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.217

Places

Massachusetts (United States)